WorldFish appoints Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio to board

Cecily Layzell -

Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio has a background in climate change resilience

WorldFish is pleased to welcome Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio to its Board of Trustees. “I am very excited about joining the board and seeing what this great and proud organization and its talented people can achieve,” she says of her appointment.

Fisheries and aquaculture will benefit from new agreement

Cecily Layzell -

WorldFish signs agreement with FAO
11 July 2018, Rome, Italy - Gareth Johnstone, Director General WorldFish, left, and Arni Mathiesen, Assistant Director General, Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, FAO. Signing ceremony of an MoU between FAO and the International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (WorldFish). COFI 2018 - Committee on Fisheries, 33rd Session, 9-13 July 2018. FAO headquarters (Canada room).

A new understanding between WorldFish and FAO will combat hunger and improve livelihoods by promoting the impact of fisheries and aquaculture research.