Experience


2021 Indian Ocean Commission / World Bank Indian Ocean
Mid-term evaluation of the 2nd Programme for Improving Fisheries Management and Developing the Blue Economy in the South West Indian Ocean (SWIOFish-2)
Management
2021 Particip GmbH / European Union West Africa
Monitoring of the Project “Contribution of the European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA) to the project Improving Regional Fisheries Governance in West Africa" (PESCAO)
Management
2020 CESO CI International / African Development Bank Angola
Development of value chains in the marine cluster. Angolan Ministry of Economy and Planning
Conservation | Infrastructure
2020 MacAlister Elliott & Partners Ltd. (UK) Guinea Bissau
Climate change resilient fisheries management plans: a case study of Clupeid stocks and fisheries in West Africa
Planning
2020 Particip GmbH / European Union West Africa
Monitoring of the project "Contribution to the prevention and fight against IUU fishing by improving the regional monitoring, control and surveillance system" (Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia and Guinea Bissau).
Management
2020 Subregional Fisheries Commission / World Bank Mauritania, Guinea
Technical audit of the payment mechanism based on the results of the WARFP program
Management
2020 University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria / ERDF West Africa/EU
Technical assistance for NAUTICOM ( Nautic sports) and MARCET (whale watching) projects (Spain, Portugal, Cape Verde, Morocco).
Conservation
2019 Canary Islands Government – European Union West Africa/EU
Technical assistance for strengthening the coordination between the projects of the Program Interreg MAC (ERDF) and the initiatives financed by the EDF and other funds. (Mauritania, Senegal, Cabo Verde, Portugal, Spain)
Management
2019 Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Cabo Verde, Senegal
Identification of the Project "Leading West African fishing companies towards sustainable fishing practices"
Conservation | Management
2018 Pragma Corporation / USAID West Africa
Analysis of regional fisheries management in ECOWAS member countries
Planning
2018 Coffey/Ecosphere / EU Spain
Study on challenges of fleet renewal in the outermost regions of the EU
Planning
2018 Gran Canaria Island Council Spain
Study on waste management in the small-scale fishing sector of Gran Canaria
Conservation
2018 University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria / UE (ERDF) Spain
Internationalisation of marinas and nautical tourism companies in Macaronesia
Conservation
2017 International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Venezuela
Support to the implementation of the project PROSANESU – Fishing
Management
2017 MSC, Marine Stewardship Council – Sustainable fisheries. France, Spain
Mid-term evaluation of the WWF/MSC Project “MedFish - Fisheries on the road to sustainability” Assessment and proposals for the extension of the eco-certification in the Mediterranean.
Conservation | Management
2017 World Bank - WARFP Guinea Bissau
Study on taxation of fishing activities in the EEZ of Guinea Bissau
Planning
2016 Fishing Local Action Group of Gran Canaria. Spain
Fisheries Local Development Strategy, Gran Canaria 2016-2020
Conservation
2016 World Bank - WARFP Cabo Verde
Final external evaluation of the West Africa Regional Fisheries Program (WARFP - Cabo Verde)
Management
2015 WWF European Policy Programme EU-Mediterranean countries
Study of the interplay between nationally-produced and imported seafood products from developing countries in the markets of EU Mediterranean Member States (WWF – EU Project "Fish Forward")
Conservation | Planning
2015 Interamerican Development Bank Haiti
Support for the formulation of the Fisheries Development Program. Diagnosis and investment plan
Management | Planning
2015 World Bank - WARFP Guinea Bissau
Value-chain analysis of the main fish products
Infrastructure
2015 World Bank - WARFP Guinea Bissau
Strengthening the fisheries legal and regulatory framework in Guinea Bissau
Planning
2014 Gran Canaria Island Council Spain
Program of enhancement of the artisanal fisheries sector and related tourism products. Gran Canaria fishing network.
Conservation
2014 Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources of Haiti / AECID Haiti
Final evaluation of the project «Strengthening Fishing Sector in the South-East of Haiti»
Management
2014 FAO - Somalia Somalia
Economic and financial evaluation of cold storage facilities and landing and distribution centres in the fishing ports of Mogadishu. (Lido, Hamar Weine, Jazira), Bossaso and Kismayo.
Infrastructure
2014 Canary Islands Government Spain
Canary Islands Strategic Plan for the development of the Aquaculture
Planning
2014 Canary Islands Government Spain
European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) 2014-2020. Strategic Program for the Canary Islands
Planning
2013 Eptisa / EU Pacific ACP countries
Results Oriented Monitoring (ROM) Project “Development of Sustainable Tuna Fisheries in Pacific ACP Countries - Phase 2” (DevFish2)
Management
2013 ACP Fish II – European Commission West Africa
“Referential situation updating and improvement of legal frameworks relating to private investment and other tax provisions facilitating fisheries development”
Infrastructure
2013 Namibia Fish Consumption Promotion Trust Namibia
Final evaluation of the Project “Increasing the Namibian population’ access levels to fish consumption”
Management
2013 University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria / EU Spain - Morocco
Nautical Cooperation Net between the Canary Islands and Morocco (NAUCAM) / POCTEFEX
Conservation
2013 Eptisa / EU Guinea Bissau
Results Oriented Monitoring (ROM) Project “Creation of a fishing cooperative as an engine for sustainable development in Cacine region.
Management
2012 Eptisa / EU West Africa
Results Oriented Monitoring (ROM) «Strengthening subregional cooperation for the monitoring, control and surveillance of fishing activities in the area of the SRFC»
Management
2012 Canary Islands Government Spain
Socioeconomic Evaluation of marine aquaculture in the Canary Islands
Management
2012 Eptisa / EU Pacific ACP Countries
Results Oriented Monitoring (ROM) Project “Scientific Support for the Management of Coastal and Oceanic Fisheries in the Pacific Islands Region (SciCOFish)”
Management
2012 Spanish-Peruvian Cooperation Fund Perú
Final Evaluation of the Program "Support to Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Region of Puno"
Management
2012 ACP FISH II – European Commission / Agrer S.A. West Africa
Support for the implementation of the Sub-regional Plan for the conservation of rays and sharks. Elaboration of the Socio-Economic Reconversion Plan and harmonisation of the legal framework
Conservation
2011 Namibian Maritime and Fisheries Institute /AECID Namibia
Final Evaluation of the Programme “Technical Assistance for the Improvement of Training Levels at Namibian Maritime and Fisheries Institute (NAMFI)”
Management
2011 African Development Bank / AGRER Gabon
Technical assistance to the General Direction of Fisheries and Aquaculture of Gabon (2010-2011)
Planning
2011 Canary Islands Government Spain
Plan for the Development of Artisanal Fisheries in Gran Canaria for the EFP actions (Axe 4).
Planning
2010 International Labour Office - Geneva West Africa
Final Evaluation of the Project “For a rational and sustainable Development of the Fishing Sector” (Morocco, Senegal, Guinea Bissau, Mauritania)
Management
2010 Spanish Agency of International Cooperation and Development Guinea Bissau
Institutional support to the Ministry of Fisheries through a long-term technical assistance (2008-2010)
Infrastructure
2010 Agency of Partnership for Progress, MCA-Morocco/ Agrer, S.A. Morocco
Establishment of the situation of reference (ex-ante evaluation) of the Project "Artisanal Fisheries"
Management
2009 Fundación Philippe Cousteau Mauritania
Coordination of the project: Support and integration of fisheries education as a tool of sustainable development of fisheries sector
Management
2009 Spanish Secretariat of Marine Fisheries West Africa
Project to monitor and support Spanish fishing fleet in the Atlantic Ocean (Mauritania, Senegal, Guinea, Guinea Bissau), from Nouadhibou. (2006-2009)
Planning
2009 Gran Canaria Island Council Spain
Implementation of the program of diversification of revenues and the consolidation of the small-scale fishing sector of Gran Canaria through the development of fish-tourism activities.
Conservation
2009 Spanish Public Society P4R Apertura Española Senegal
Identification and formulation of the 2nd Phase of the Small-scale fisheries support project
Infrastructure
2009 Las Palmas University Foundation Senegal
Coordination of the project “Sustainable Development of the Biosphere Reserve of the Delta of the Sine and Saloum through the promotion of eco-tourism”
Conservation
2008 Agrer SA / African Development Bank Guinea Bissau
Fisheries Sector Technical Support Project (PASP 2006-2008)
Infrastructure
2008 Canary Islands Government Spain, Mauritania
Evaluation of the Official Cooperation of the Canarian Autonomous Region with Mauritania
Management
2008 Professional Association for the Promotion of Artisanal Fisheries / French Cooperation Agency Mauritania
Fisheries zonation audit
Planning
2008 Spanish Agency of International Cooperation and Development Senegal
Definition of Spanish Cooperation priorities and lines of action in fisheries and aquaculture sector
Planning
2008 Playa de Vargas 2001 S.L. Spain
Environmental monitoring of offshore installations of bass and bream
Management
2008 Ministry of Environment and Rural and Marine Environment / Arpa Asociados Spain
Study of Pangasius spp. distribution in Spain
Infrastructure
2008 Project Biodiversity. World Bank Guinea Bissau
Socio-economic impact of the fishing reserve area "Rio Grande de Buba".
Management
2007 Las Palmas Ports Foundation / AECID Guinea Bissau
Diagnosis of the formative needs of Bissau Port Authority
Infrastructure
2007 Canarian Institute of Marine Sciences / Gran Canaria Island Council / Fishers associations Spain
Preliminary actions for the feasibility study, diffusion and launch of activities of fishing-tourism activities in two fishing localities (Arguineguín and Mogán)
Conservation
2006 Spanish Ministry of Fisheries Spain
Consumption studies of certain fish and crustacean species (II)
Infrastructure
2006 Canary Islands Government Spain
Canary Islands’ Fisheries strategic development Plan 2007-2013.
Planning
2006 Spanish Secretariat of Marine Fisheries France, Italy
Production and market study of bluefin tuna
Infrastructure
2006 Gran Canaria Island Council Spain
Study on possibilities for the development of artisanal processing centres for fishery products in the Canarian fishermen's associations.
Conservation | Infrastructure
2006 FIIAPP/AECID/Las Palmas Ports Foundation Guinea Bissau
Technical Assistance to the government for the creation of an Investment Promotion Agency
Infrastructure
2005 European Commission / Megapesca,Lda. Venezuela
Pre-identification of fisheries development projects
Management
2005 Canary Islands Government Spain
Evaluation of the EU structural interventions in the fisheries sector
Management
2005 Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mauritania
Final Evaluation of the project “Integrated fisheries development in Tiguent”
Management
2004 Megapesca Ltd. / European Commission Spain
Market survey on sea bass and sea bream
Infrastructure
2004 Spanish Ministry of Fisheries Spain
Analyse of the distribution of aquaculture products in Spain
Infrastructure
2004 Spanish Ministry of Fisheries Spain
Studies on the consumption of fish and crustacean species (I)
Infrastructure
2004 Spanish Secretariat of Marine Fisheries Senegal
Study on investment possibilities in the Senegalese fishing sector
Infrastructure
2004 Spanish Secretariat of Marine Fisheries Senegal, Spain
Cost-benefit analysis of fisheries agreements between Senegal and the EU
Infrastructure
2003 Canarian Association of Fishfarmers Spain
Training programme: Aquaculture for artisanal communities.
Infrastructure
2003 Canary Islands Government Spain
Analyses of the Impact of the EU Common Fishing Policy on the Canary Islands
Planning
2003 Estudios Biológicos, S.L. Senegal
Dakar fishing port technical report.
Infrastructure
2003 Fundescan Cabo Verde
Definition and implementation of a project for the construction of a landing and distribution centre for the benefit of artisanal fishermen on the island of Maio.
Infrastructure
2003 Grupo Balmar, S.A. West Africa
Research of business opportunities in West Africa (Mauritania, Cabo Verde, Senegal)
Infrastructure
2002 Canarian Association of Fishfarmers Spain
Project for the extension of the aquaculture in the artisanal fishing communities
Conservation
2002 Algarpesca, S.A. Spain
Economic feasibility study for the construction of two trawlers.
Infrastructure
2002 Canary Islands Government Spain
Report on alternatives within the EU-CFP in the Canary Islands
Planning
2001 Canary Islands Government Spain
Development of the proposal for the renewal of the EU-POSEICAN programme
Planning
2001 University of Las Palmas Spain
Technical and economic audit of aquaculture companies in the Canary Islands.
Planning
2001 Canary Islands Government Spain
Strategy for the development of the Aquaculture in the Canary Islands.
Planning
2001 Canary Islands Government Spain
Socio-economic impact of the fishing agreements between the EU and the Morocco
Management
2001 Megapesca, Lda. / Oceanic Development European Commission Spain
Evaluation of the Impact of the specific measures adopted in favour of the outermost regions (POSEICAN)
Infrastructure
2000 Canary Islands Institute of Technology, S.A. Spain
Project "Prospectuna" for the creation of high added-value fishery products.
Infrastructure
1999 Canarian Association of Fishfarmers Spain
Study of the potential for the development of the aquaculture in traditional fishing villages
Conservation
1999 Conservas Garavilla, S.A. Spain
Economic feasibility of a cold store and a new canning factory in the Canary Islands.
Infrastructure
1999 Canary Islands Government Spain
Elaboration of the Canary Islands fisheries Development Plan 1999-2004
Planning
1998 Algarpesca, S.A. Spain
Economic feasibility study for the modernisation of a trawler.
Infrastructure
1998 Canary Islands Government Spain
Report on the Fisheries sector in the Canary Islands
Planning
1997 Canary Islands Government Spain
Training programme for fisheries dependent population.
Planning
1996 Canary Islands Government Spain
Survey on consumption of fishing products in the Canary Islands
Infrastructure