Would you like to learn more about financing of fisheries? Please attend GIEK’s presentation and learn what GIEK, Export Credit Norway and other financial partners can offer the fishing industry at the seminar International Financing of Fisheries on 22 August 10am-1pm at Nor-Fishing.
The seminar is organized by the Food and Agriculture organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Nor-Fishing Foundation
International Financing of Fisheries
10:05 Introduction to the Blue Economy challenge in resource mobilization and instruments available. By Arni Mathiesen, Assistant Director General, FAO
10:20 Financing development: The Sustainable Development Goals and blended finance. By Roberto Ridolfi, Special Advisor, Strategy and Financing Development, FAO
10:35 Fleet financing. By Innovation Norway
10:50 Financing development. By The World Bank
11:10 Financing development - by region. Speaker to be announced
11:30 Fisheries financing in Africa. By Blessing Mapfumo, Fisheries Analyst
11:50 Commercial banks - how to approach them. Speaker to be announced
12:10 The stock market as a source of fisheries finance. By the Oslo Stock Market (to beconfirmed)
12:25 Financing investments in fisheries and aquaculture in Norway and abroad. By Atle Bjørkheim on behalf of the GIEK and Export Credit Norway.
12:45 Summing up
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 10am -1pm
Place: On board M/S Sunnhordland at Skansen, in the aft lounge.
The presentations will be held in English. Se further programme on Nor-Fishing’s website. Read more about Nor-Fishing.
GIEK will be present to answer questions after the seminar, represented by client advisers from both our department for ship financing and the department for project and corporate financing.
If you are unable to attend the seminar or wish to book a more exclusive meeting while in Trondheim, please contact us. GIEK will be in Trondheim 21 and 22 August.
We look forward to yet another pleasant week at Nor-Fishing in Trondheim, and to meet Norwegian suppliers, fishermen and foreign buyers with an interest for Norwegian fishing technology and expertise!