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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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Council Regulation Fixing for 2008 the Fishing Opportunities and Associated Conditions for Certain Fish Stocks and Groups of Fish Stocks, Applicable in Community Waters and, for Community Vessels, in Waters Where Catch Limitations are Required
This is the European Commissions annual proposal for fishing possibilities and attendant measures for 2008. The Commission says it takes account ...
With an Eye to the Future: Addressing Failures in the Global Management of Bigeye Tuna
This report claims that bigeye tuna are under threat because authorities are failing to recognise the extent of over-fishing. In the eastern Pacific, ...
CITES Introduction from the Sea: a Practical Way Forward
This paper contains the outcome of a workshop held in August 2007 by TRAFFIC and ANCORS to discuss ways round the problems associated with interpretat ...
Trading Tails: Linkages Between Russian Salmon Fisheries and East Asian Markets
This report claims that East Asian countries are importing between 50 and 90% more Russian Sockeye salmon than Russia is reporting as caught. Possible ...
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 ...
Enmeshed: Australia and Southeast Asias Fisheries
Southeast Asias oceans are fast running out of fish, putting the livelihoods of up to 100 million people at risk, leading to more illegal incurs ...
Ecolabelling as a Potential Marketing Tool for African Products
This report was produced as a result of activities carried under the Development of an African Ecolabelling Scheme. This is part of a proj ...
Southern and Eastern Africa Forum to Counter IUU Fishing
The Southern and Eastern Africa Forum to Counter IUU Fishing was hosted by the Government of Mozambique and co-supported by the Stop Illegal Fishing P ...
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 ...
Declaration: What Strategy to Combat International Trade of Fisheries Products stemming from IUU Fishing?
This is the Ministerial Declaration from the EU conference in Lisbon on eradicating IUU fishing. The conference was hosted jointly by the Commission a ...
A New Approach by the EU Against IUU Fishing: Speech by Commissioner Joe Borg to the Ministerial Conference on IUU fishing, Lisbon, 29th October 2007
The subject of this speech by European Commissioner for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, Joe Borg, is how the EU could make a crucial contribution to e ...
Questions and Answers on IUU Fishing
Answers to commonly asked questions on IUU fishing from the European Commission. ...
Proposal by the European Commission for Measures to Combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing: CFFA Preliminary Comments
This paper is the initial response by CFFA to the package of measures proposed by the European Commission in October 2007 to combat IUU fishing. CFFA ...
Sustainable Southern Ocean Fisheries: A Model of Responsiblity?
Remarks by Dr Denzil G.M. Miller, on being awarded the WWF Duke of Edinburgh Conservation Medal, at Buckingham Palace, London. ...
Communication from the Commission of the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on a new Strategy for the Community to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated
This is described by the European Commission as a major policy initiative aimed at eliminating illegal fishing activities by attacking the main driver ...
Council Regulation Establishing a Community System to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
This Council Regulation is part of a package of measures aimed at eliminating illegal fishing activities by attacking the main driver behind them: sho ...
Behind the Faade: A Decade of Inaction on Non-Target Species in Southern Bluefin Tuna Fisheries
This report exposes what the authors describe as ten years of inaction by the members of the Commission for the Conservation of Southern B ...
The Fight Against IUU Fishing in West Africa: Good Governance and Regional Cooperation are Top Priorities
In an information note, the Coalition for Fair Fisheries Arrangements (CFFA) comments on the arrest two weeks ago by the Sierra Leone navy of eight Gu ...
WWF Mid-Term Review of the EU Common Fisheries Policy
The report examines progress of the reformed Common Fisheries Policy half way through its mandate (20022012). It shows that the majority of Euro ...
AIPCE White Fish Study 2007
This study shows that the overall trends are declining supplies from EU waters coupled with further increases, including from aquaculture sources, fro ...
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