Sustainable aquaculture is become increasingly important in a world touched by climate change and a growing need for food production and sources of employment.
The seafood industry is one of the most important industries in Norway with a large impact on habitation and employment along our coast. Norges Vel's work with nature centric business development and local wealth creation within aquaculture and fishing is a part of this.
Internationally Norges Vel contributes to developing fish farming into a sustainable industry in Madagascar and Mozambique. This is a factor that helps defeat poverty, unemployment and malnourishment.
Follow the links below to read more about how Norges Vel is working to develop marine businesses: