Selected references institutional strengthening and development

Date: 2004
Location Latvia
Employing Agency: Danish National Agency for Enterprise and Housing
Position: Project manager
Description:

Development of a Marketing and Information Centre for the benefit of the Latvian Fisheries Industry. The main objective of the project was to establish a Fishery Marketing and Information Centre. The services of the centre were developed on the basis of comprehensive studies of the industry's demands and requirements as well as best practices in other countries. A range of services was developed as part of the centre and an internet-based homepage with information for Lithuanian as well as foreign companies was developed. Furthermore, the project included organisational and financial setup of the centre. Moreover, two training courses in marketing were developed and a strategy for promotion of Lithuanian fisheries products developed.

 

Date: 1996 - 1998  
Location Estonia  
Employing Agency: Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs  
Position: Project manager  
Description:

Strengthening of the Structures and Functions of the National Estonian Fisheries Administration for assistance to Estonia's Preparation for Membership of the European Union. The project increased the capacity in the Estonian fisheries administration in order to fulfil the EU requirements. The project included review of legislation and laws and compliance with the common fisheries policy as well as proposals for organisational changes. Furthermore, assistance was given to elaboration of a fisheries policy.