In November 2018 the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food set up a very ambitious congress to discuss women in the seafood industry. Spain has always been avant-garde in the matter, and once again proves its political commitment at taking this issue seriously.
It has launched the Santiago de Compostella Declaration for Equal Opportunities for women and men in the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sectors. This ambitious declaration and its clear stances called participants to the 1st international congress to sign it. So did WSI thoroughly convinced that time has arrived for all stakeholders to tackle seriously this matter.