New Chairman elected to NIFF

In a statement in the December 2015 edition of The Skipper  the newly elected Chairman of NIFF Alex Crowley said ” I believe a great amount of credit should be given to both Ciaran Quinn who was the first NIFF chairperson and Eddie Moore who acted as interim Chair following  Ciaran’s resignation, both have done tremendous work in moving NIFF forward and achieving some of its goals. Continue reading New Chairman elected to NIFF

Minister Coveney launches Report on Safety, Training and Employment in the Irish Fishing Industry

20 July 2015

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney TD welcomed the publication of the report of the Working Group on Safety, Training & Employment in the Irish Fishing Industry. The Minister is making €5.6 million available to the fisheries catching sector for training and skills development under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) 2014-2020 Operational Programme. Please find press release and link to the report here