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New Advisory Councils for a better management of fisheries and aquaculture in EU
(19/02/2016) The Commission today announced the start of the functioning of three new Advisory Councils for: Aquaculture, Markets and the Black Sea.
The Advisory Councils are stakeholder-led organisations that provide the Commission and EU countries with recommendations on fisheries management matters. They are composed of representatives from the industry and from other interest groups such as environmental organisations. With the addition of the three new ones, the total of the existing Advisory Councils is now 10.