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Below you can find a range of key documents useful for understanding the issues and debates around IUU fishing and its control.
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Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Seafarers, Fishers & Human Rights
This report examines the conditions of those living and working at sea and details some of the appalling human rights abuses and failures in the curre ...
An Overview of the US Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 and a Proposal for a Model Port States Fisheries Enforcement Act
A background study prepared for the High Seas Task Force, this paper explains how the US Lacey Act is used to control the import of IUU fish into the ...
Pacific Tuna: Stolen Fish, Stolen Futures
A Greenpeace media briefing on the fleets that they believe are destroying tuna stocks in the Pacific Ocean. ...
Party to the Plunder: Illegal Fishing in Guinea and its Links to the EU
Illegal fishing by foreign trawlers in Guineas coastal zone is widespread and increasing, despite the attention that has been focussed on illega ...
PASS Contract JF0371: The Potential for DNA-Based Method to be Used for the Detection of Illegal Trade in Fish from IUU
This report sets out the possibilities for using DNA technologies to monitor IUU fishing and to detect trade routes for fish derived from IUU fishing. ...
Patagonian Toothfish: Are Conservation and Trade Measures Working?
The fishery for Patagonian Toothfish, concentrated in the Southern Ocean, has come under increased pressure in recent years. This pressure arises larg ...
Pillagers or Victims? The plight of Kenyan fishermen on board foreign-flagged trawlers is often shocking
Article on IUU fishing in Kenya. ...
The Piracy-Illegal Fishing Nexus in the Western Indian Ocean
Illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing (IUU) inhibits the managed recovery of the world’s oceans from severe fish depletions. It is estimat ...
Pirate Booty: How ICCAT is Failing to Curb IUU Fishing
This report exposes what the authors perceive as the weakness of current regulations governing tuna fisheries and the widespread occurrence of IUU fis ...
Pirate Fish on Your Plate
This report exposes the link between consumers in the UK and illegal or pirate fishing vessels operating off West Africa that are decimati ...
Pirate Fishing Exposed
This report by EJF exposes the continued role of the European Union and East Asian countries in facilitating a market for seafood illegally caught in ...
Pirates & Profiteers: How Pirate Fishing Fleets are Robbing People and Oceans
This report explores the global nature of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing: one of the most serious threats to the future of world fi ...
Pirates of the Pacific
A Greenpeace media briefing on illegal fishing in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean. ...
The Plunder of BlueFin Tuna in the Mediterranean & East Atlantic During 2006-2007
This report follows on from a similar one covering the period 2003-04. The author ex ...
The Plunder of Bluefin Tuna in the Mediterranean and East Atlantic in 2004 and 2005: Uncovering the Real Story
WWF has been monitoring the rise of tuna farming activities in the Mediterranean since their beginning, particularly addressing how the rapid expansio ...
Plundering the Pacific
Greenpeace and fisheries authorities from Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) and Kiribati undertook, over the course of seven weeks, joint surveilla ...
Practice of RFMOs Regarding Non-Members: A Report to Support the Independent High-Level Panel to Develop a Model for Improved Governance by RFMOs
This report includes the following: an analysis of decisions of RFMOs relating to cooperating non-members; examples of positive measures applied to co ...
Programme of Support to Tackling IUU Fishing in Southern Africa: Programme Brief and Update no. 1
As a follow on action from the International High Seas Task Force, the UK Government has committed to support an African policy process to tackle IUU ...
Progress made with regards with regard to measures against IUU fishing, COFI, 29th session, 31 January-4 February 2011
This paper addresses recent initiatives taken to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and related activities. These initiatives ar ...
The Progress of the Common Fisheries Policy: Volume 1
This report is a mid-term review of the 2002 reform of the Common Fisheries Policy, and examines ongoing challenges facing fisheries managers. It seek ...
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