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25 Facts About the ASC

25 Facts About the ASC

Did you know that although the ASC was formally founded in 2010 the first Aquaculture Dialogue took place in 2004? It can be said that the Dialogues were the true beginning of the ASC. The open and transparent round tables were initiated by WWF to determine whether a method to curb the unintended negative effects … Continue reading

ASC meet Indian shrimp producers

ASC meet Indian shrimp producers

By Esther Luiten, ASC Senior Commercial Marketing Manager From September 23rd till September 25th I attended the 20th Indian International Seafood Show in Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, the traditional state of shrimp production in India. MPEDA, the Marine Products Exports Development Authority (part of the Ministry of Commerce & industry) invited ASC as a guest … Continue reading

What’s for dinner?

What’s for dinner?

By Scott Nichols Somewhere near the middle of the century there will be 2 billion more of us on the planet. That’s a very big number of new folks to feed. Beyond numbers, the composition of the population will change as well. The world is experiencing rapidly increasing wealth and with increased wealth comes change … Continue reading

A Day in the Life of: Standards and Certification Coordinator, Haruko Horii

A Day in the Life of: Standards and Certification Coordinator, Haruko Horii

My life’s journey brought me to the Netherlands six years ago. Having attained a social science degree from Hosei University in Japan, and after learning Portuguese at Macau University in China and Coimbra University in Portugal, I wanted a new academic challenge in a different country. So I enrolled in the International Development Studies master … Continue reading