Technical visit in Madeira

This week, we had the privilege of delving deeper into Madeira’s fisheries and logistics sector through our two-day technical visit, as part of the CBM-VET project. Here are some of the highlights:

𝐃𝐚𝐲 𝟏:
🐟 Funchal Fish Market: we explored the efficient fish reception and distribution operations.
⚓ Fishing Vessel: We reviewed the safety conditions on board, essential to face the challenges of deep-sea fishing.
🔥 Regional Civil Protection Service, IP-RAM: We were impressed by advanced training techniques and firefighting simulations.
🏭 Grupo Vidinha Factory: We observed the rigorous process from reception to distribution of the fish, with a strong focus on food safety.

𝐃𝐚𝐲 𝟐:
🐠 Mercado dos Lavradores: We detail the organisation and facilities of the fish selling area.
📚 Instituto Profissional de Transportes e Logística (IPTL): We explore the facilities where practical modules of professional courses are taught, integrating education and practice.
📈 ISO Quality Workshop: We participated in a workshop that delved into the standards that improve our processes and services.
🗓️ Closing and Planning: We concluded with a closing meeting and planning for the final event in Sao Tome and Principe.

We thank all participants for sharing their knowledge and experiences.

We remain committed to continuous learning and collaboration to strengthen our capacities and contribute to the sustainable development of the sector.