On 13 September 2022, the SEAFDEC Training Department (SEAFDEC/TD) welcomed Dr. Ichiro Nakayama, President of Japan Fisheries Research and Education Agency (FRA), and his colleague (3 persons). The introduction of SEAFDEC’s Department through roles and implementation activities in the region was presented. Moreover, the visitor’s team observed SEAFDEC/TD facilities such as the fishing workshop, marine engineering workshop, and M.V. SEAFDEC.
The Japan Fisheries Research and Education Agency (FRA), a national research and development agency, has been conducting activities in order to contribute to the stable supply of fishery products and the sound development of the fisheries industry. These are based on the basic principle of promoting research and development and human resource development in the fisheries field and returning the results to society by maximizing their achievements.