Fishing and aquaculture have been among the hardest hit sectors, as demand saw a sudden decline. The Commission therefore took a range of temporary and targeted initiatives to address the challenges faced by the seafood community.
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/1027 of 14 July 2020 on amending Implementing Regulations (EU) No 771/2014, (EU) No 1242/2014 and (EU) No 1243/2014 as regards the implementation and monitoring of specific measures to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in the fishery and aquaculture sector
Specific measures to mitigate the impact of the COVID‐19 outbreak in the fishery and aquaculture sector
Proposal for a regulation as regards specific measures to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in the fishery and aquaculture sector (COM/2020/142)
Guidelines concerning the exercise of the free movement of workers during COVID-19 outbreak
Coronavirus response: Cypriot aquaculture and fisheries sectors benefit from additional EMFF support
Coronavirus response: Romanian aquaculture farmers benefit from additional EMFF support
Coronavirus response: additional EMFF support available to Bulgarian fisheries and aquaculture sectors
EU adopts emergency aid for fisheries and aquaculture
Coronavirus: Commission launches 2020 EMFF pre-financing process
Coronavirus response: Further EU support to fisheries and aquaculture sectors
Questions and answers on the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative Plus: New actions to mobilise essential investments and resources
Coronavirus: European Commission helps Member States support local fishing and aquaculture communities through EU and national funds
Coronavirus response: EU enables Member States to support hard-hit fisheries sector
Euronews Ocean: Coronavirus: supporting Europe's battered fishing industry
Europe's fishing industry has been badly hit by the coronavirus. In this episode of Ocean Euronews' Denis Loctier meets French fisherman trying to survive the crisis and explores how Europe is supporting the battered sector.