|RecFishing Forum launched in the European Parliament to strengthen the voice of 25 million EU anglers in Brussels
On the 25th of March, the Forum on Recreational Fisheries and Aquatic Environment was launched in the European Parliament. The launch event, entitled “Why do we need to talk about Recreational Fisheries in the European Parliament? Economics, Environment and Rural Development”, was the first occasion for the several Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) present to exchange opinions with the representatives of the European Anglers Alliance (EAA) and the European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA).
The event was chaired by the President of the Forum, MEP Norica Nicolai (Romania, ALDE).