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Lessons from the SALT PartnerLab in Thailand

By |2019-02-24T17:07:30+12:00February 24th, 2019|

SALT PartnerLab Over a week ago we were in Bangkok to participate in the Seafood Alliance for Legality and Traceability (SALT) PartnerLab. It was great to meet a fellow Pacific Islander from Kiribati at the PartnerLab!  Tebeio Tamton is a Senior Verification Officer from from Kiribati Fisheries Competent Authority.  Was also great to meet Mark Jones [...]

Our Launch

By |2019-02-13T20:51:45+12:00February 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

On February 1 we launched our company and products with the theme "Reimagining Pacific Islands Fisheries and Agriculture." Minister for Fisheries Honourable Semi Koroilavesau was the Chief Guest.  And the launch was attended by representatives from Government, the fishing industry, NGO's, and the private sector. This occasion marked 16 months of our journey as a start-up.  [...]

We’re in Bangkok this week

By |2019-03-13T10:13:19+12:00February 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We're in Bangkok this week to attend the Seafood Alliance for Legality and Traceability (SALT) PartnerLab. The PartnerLab will include learning sessions on electronic catch documentation and traceability (eCDT). Coinciding with the PartnerLab is the Seafood and Fisheries Emerging Technology (SAFET) Conference. We are presenting our work with blockchain technology in Fiji's longline fisheries sector at SAFET.

Fiji’s Minister for Fisheries Launches TraSeable Solutions

By |2019-03-13T10:34:06+12:00February 4th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Minister for Fisheries, Mr Semi Koroilavesau recently officiated at the launching of Traseable Solutions, a Fijian traceability technology start-up founded by the Katafonos in October 2017. Speaking to the invited guests that were present to witness the launch, Mr Koroilavesau said that it is indeed a pleasure to see such a young, talented, and enterprising [...]

Pacific innovators win awards to scale-up their ICT tools for improving nutrition and value chain development

By |2019-01-27T09:57:12+12:00January 27th, 2019|

Three teams of ICT innovators from Fiji and the Solomon Islands were each awarded €5,000 Euros after being declared winners of the CTA/IFAD/Pacific 2018 Innov4AgPacific Agri-Hack Competition that was held in the Kingdom of Tonga. […]

Pioneering Blockchain Technology in the Pacific

By |2019-03-13T13:57:10+12:00December 17th, 2018|Tags: |

TraSeable Solutions Pte Ltd was founded in Fiji in 2017 by my wife, Shaunalee and I based on what we perceived as a growing need in the fisheries sector that was not being met. We both had fisheries experience behind us – Shaunalee having worked for Samoa’s Fisheries division and myself with the Pacific Islands Forum [...]

Digitisation in Fisheries and Agriculture

By |2019-03-13T11:02:59+12:00November 22nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The world is going digital, and that isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Traditional industries such as agriculture and fisheries may be more resistant to change than others but these are the industries that stand to gain substantially from going digital – digitisation. […]