Asian Fisheries Society
Welcome To AFS

The Asian Fisheries Society (AFS) is a non-profit scientific society founded in 1984 by fishery professionals in Asia. The society aims at promoting networking and co-operation between scientists, technicians and all stakeholders involved in fisheries (including aquaculture) production, research and development in Asia. Its ultimate objective is to enhance food security and income generating opportunities for fisheries workers via sound management practices, environmentally sustainable development and efficient utilization of the aquatic resources. More information on the objectives, highlight, past and present activities of the Society are given in the subsequent sections.

Special Announcement

11AFAF- Register and Submission of Abstract

Dear AFS Members,

Please be informed that the 11AFAF web site has been launched and you can register at an early bird rate and submit an abstract. Kindly refer the link: at our website for the abstract guidelines.

Thank you for your support.

The 2nd International Symposium on Aquaculture and Fisheries Education (ISAFE2)

24 Oct, 2015

The 2nd International Symposium on Aquaculture and Fisheries Education (ISAFE2) jointly organized by Asian Fisheries Society (AFS) and Shanghai Ocean University (SHOU) will be convened on SHOU campus at Lingang New City in Shanghai from Wednesday 22nd to Friday 24th April, 2015. Please login symposium website for more details :

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E-Newsletter June 2015

29 Jul, 2015

FROM THE EDITOR Congratulations to the new Executive Committee of Fish Health Section (FHS) that has been elected for the period 2015-2017 and wish that the network under their guidance will do better than ever for the health of aquaculture sector.During the period under report, Asian Fisheries Society in collaboration with Shanghai Ocean University ...

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Our Goals

To promote effective interaction and cooperation among scientists and technicians involved in fisheries and aquaculture elit vitae and more...

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