Ex Post Evaluation of the EFF – DG MARE

Oceanic Développement is currently involved in the Ex post evaluation of the European Fisheries Fund (2007-2013) through a frame contract with the DG-MARE (Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries).

OCUP Monitoring Program – Orthongel

The OCUP Program (Observateur Commun Unique et Permanent) is a regional fisheries monitoring program launched in 2013 by the French association of frozen tunas producers, and implemented by Oceanic Développement. This program aims at taking observers onboard tropical tuna purse seiners fishing in the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, covering 100% of their activities. The program has been renewed in 2016.

Orthongel | Indian Ocean – Gulf of Guinea | 2013-2016


Obsmer Monitoring Program – DPMA / Ifremer

Oceanic Développement has implemented since 2010 the OBSMER monitoring program (Lot 1 and 2) on behalf of the French Directorate for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs (DPMA). A team of 20 observers samples catches onboard the inshore fishing fleet from Dunkerque to La Cotiniere and oboard trawlers and longliners targeting deep-sea species in the Celtic Sea, North Irelande and West Scotland. The sampling protocol comprises more than 2,000 monitoring days per year at sea.

Ministry of Agriculture / Directorate for Fisheries – France – 2013-2016