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Here you will find all the news about the topic that keeps us most busy: SHARKS. And of course Sharkproject ;) - our work in the countries, the projects and the people behind them.

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One of the greatest successes in the history of Sharkprojekt is celebrated in Austria

Almost a year and a half after the parliamentary decision, the import ban on shark products is now coming into force

BOOT Düsseldorf 2024

Return to the world's largest and most important trade fair for boating and water sports

15th Swissmem Machining Seminar

Sharks on unfamiliar terrain

With shark lectures over the turn of the year

Even on holiday, our speakers are always keen to give lectures!

Sharkweeks 2023

Highlights from this year's lecture tours

InterDive 2023

Back at the small but nice fair

Holiday with lecutres

We took our shark knowledge directly to the audience: to Egypt.

ESD-Day in the Center for Practical Teacher Training

Dortmund under the sign of education for sustainable development

Sharks back in Spa

Return of the sharks to the Spa Loipersdorf

Sustainable fishing in the EU

Joint statement by Sharkproject and Pro Wildlife

The Shark Hunt

Outsmarted by Blacktip Reef Sharks?

School lectures in grand style

Two elementary schools and a hairdresser

Fulminant school lecture

Eleven at one stroke

Big Blue Future or Big Blue Failure?

Seafood Eco-Label MSC's Revised Standard

Whale shark, mako, wobbegong, silky shark, thresher shark, bull shark... all in just one dive

Sharkproject and Divemaster invite you to a virtual dive with sharks.

Obituary Siebert Lapp

Longtime supporter passed away

Sharks in Spa reloaded

This summer we will be back in Loipersdorf!

Europe Calling to Save Sharks: Will the EU listen to the Request of its Citizens?

An Analysis of the public hearing of the ECI by Sharkproject

Ferienmesse Wien 2023

Wanderlust: Cities, Deserts, Mountains and the Sea


Many visitors at the Austrian "Boot" in Tulln

MOU on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks

Memorandum of Understanding of the UN was hosted in Bonn


Finally, boot again: from January 21-29, 2023 the international trade fair boot Düsseldorf took place. After two years of Corona break, Sparkproject was finally back at the biggest boat show in the world

We mourn the death of Michael Mather

It is very difficult to make an obituary about a good friend.

SharkGuardian finally delivered in person

After a virtual delivery via Zoom Edgar Mauricio Hoyos-Padilla could now accept his real Shark Guardian trophy

Delivery of the votes for "Stop Finning - Stop the Trade"

Now it's up the the EU-Parliament: A Citizen Initiative demands not only to ban the cruel finning but also the trade with fins

Austria resolves import-ban for shark products

The motion for a resolution for the import-ban for commercial shark products has been accepted CONCORDANT

Austria plans to ban the import of commercial shark-products

All five political parties that are in the Austrian Parliament demand a national ban for the import of shark-products

Sharkproject at the ICCAT 23rd Special Session

„Business as usual“ but partial victory for Southern shortfin mako

News from the "blue savannah"

First successful trial of Sharkproject-funded device to analyze e-DNA

Sharkproject supports Angola Elasmo Project

A first-of-its-kind project to study and protect sharks and rays in southwest Africa

Finding The Bite

Challenges of field research - how to find Blacktip Reef Sharks for the sample collection

Beach Cleaning Actions in Egypt

Beach Cleaning Actions in Wadi Gemal National Park

IOTC 2022

26th Session of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission does not achieve improvements for either sharks nor tuna

Shark research in South Africa

MSC & the Blue Label

"Last Call" or the last chance for the Marine Stewardship Council & the Blue Label!

Shark Guardian 2022

Sharkproject honors Mexican researcher Edgar Mauricio Hoyos Padilla as “Shark Guardian”

Social dynamics and individual hunting tactics of white sharks

Social dynamics and individual hunting tactics of white sharks revealed by biologging

The 27th Session of the Commission of ICCAT is over!

What has been achieved in respect to shark conservation in the Atlantic? Which important improvements have failed again?

Comment on ICCAT meeting for Makosharks

Intersessional Meeting once again failed to agree on a retention ban for shortfin mako sharks but still claims to make progress

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