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Education & Training

Education & Training

OBJECTIVES

Make an active contribution to the harmonisation of European and Asian aquaculture education in order to assess strengths and gaps in aquaculture education against the sectors’ research needs.

ACTION PLAN

  • Establish an Asian-EU working group including AquaTNET workpackage leaders
  • Develop a joint agenda for collaboration between AquaTNET and the Asian higher aquaculture education initiative launched by AFS/AIT (transfer European expertise; represent European higher education institutes)
  • Further support the China AquaFishNet and VIFINET initiatives that fosters the harmonisation of resp. Chinese and Vietnamese higher aquaculture education between the major universities and research centers
  • Establish workable exchange schemes of educational modules between Europe and Asia
  • Create an online inventory of higher aquaculture education in Asia    

ACTIVITIES & OUTCOMES

PARTNERS

UGent (Coordinator), WUR, NACA, CAFnet