AquaVitae Objectives

To develop

New aquaculture species and value chains using a zero-waste.


To implement

New or improved aquaculture processes (e.g. improved IMTA).


To deliver

New products from aquaculture value chains (e.g. feed ingredients).

To test

New and existing sensors for the aquaculture industry.


To investigate

Consumers’ preferences, food safety aspects and product characteristics.

To assess

Environmental sustainability and provide recommendations for its improvement.

To analyse

Aquaculture economic and social sustainability.

To analyse

Policy and governance issues, contributing to the implementation of the EU-Brazil-South Africa Belém Statement.

To support

Skills development through training programmes.

To build

An aquaculture network along and across the Atlantic Ocean.