The National Innovation System in Fisheries and Aquaculture (SNIPA) energizes innovation networks and agendas, also participates in the co-financing of R&D projects.
SNIPA is understood as the set of social actors that interact in the generation, dissemination and evaluation of scientific and technical information and knowledge.
An essential function of SNIPA is to promote cooperation and interaction between value chain actors (productive agents) and “innovation agents”; However, it also seeks to fulfill the following functions:
Training and network management
Development of opportunities for fishing and aquaculture.