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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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Reports of Side Event Meetings on Fighting against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing (IUU)
This is the report of a side event organised on the 25th November 2008 in the context of the 16th ACP-UE Joint Parliamentary Assembly (JPA) held in Po ...
1st Regional Meeting of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly: Southern Africa - Final Communique
The 15 members of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly (ACP-EU JPA) from the SADC member states and the EU met in Windhoek, Namibia on 28-29 April ...
Selfish Europe: How the Economic Partnership Agreements Would Further Contribute to the Decline of Fish Stocks and Exacerbate the Food Crisis in Senegal
This report reveals what it describes as the exploitative practices of European trawlers operating in West African waters, which have major implicatio ...
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 ...
Somali Piracy: the Other Side of the Coin
This author of this article (Abshir Waldo) argues that the underlying causes of the rise of piracy off the Somali coast have not been fully appreciate ...
Adequacy of Indonesian Laws and Regulations to Combat IUU Fishing: An Evaluation of the New Law on Fisheries
The Indonesian Government introduced a new law in 2004 (Law No. 31) to tackle IUU fishing. This paper assesses the adequacy of the new law to address ...
NAMA Negotiations at the Current Doha Round of WTO and the Future of the Rules of Origin within the Framework of EU Preferential Trade Agreements with Third Countries: Importance for the EU Fishery Industry
This is a presentation given at the meeting of the European Parliament International Trade Committee. ANFACO highlighted the EU tuna sectors con ...
Corruption and Industrial Fishing in Africa
Africas marine resources are increasingly in demand and are gaining in geopolitical importance. Competition between key fishing nations for access and ...
Illegal recruitment of Philippino fishermen
This letter was sent to Chatham House, and sets out the plight of poor Philippino young men, recruited illegally into the fishing industry. ...
Regional Plan of Action (RPOA) to Promote Responsible Fishing Practices (including Combating IUU Fishing) in the Region
The Fisheries Ministers of 10 countries - Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, T ...
Assessment of Impacts of Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing in the Asia-Pacific
The economies of the Asia-Pacific region vary widely in terms of their economic development and diversity, in their reliance on fisheries catch and pr ...
Case Study on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing off the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia
The report includes a description of the Malaysian fisheries industry with detailed discussion on the States of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, and east ...
Case Study on the Impacts of Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing in the Sulawesi Sea
This report provides an analysis of the nature and extent of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the Sulawesi Sea, including their ec ...
Illegal Foreign Fishing in Australia's Northern Waters
This report by the Australian Auditor-General says that the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service has effectively managed and coordinated e ...
AFMA Update: Special Environment Edition
This is a special edition of the AFMA regular newsletter and covers many environment-related topics, including:
- Eco-system based fisheries manage ...
Managing Illegal Fishing in Australias Northern Fishing Zone
Fact sheet from the Asia Pacific Fisheries Commission (APFIC) Regional Consultative workshop on Capacity Reduction and IUU Fishing. ...
Monitoring, Control, Surveillance and Vessel Monitoring System Requirements to Combat IUU Fishing
This paper was prepared as one in a series of specialist background papers for the Expert Consultation on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing ...
Fishery Status Reports 2006: Status of Fish Stocks Managed by the Australian Government (overview)
This is the Bureau of Rural Sciences (BRS) Fisheries Status Report 2006. 97 fish stocks had been assessed, covering stocks managed solely by the Austr ...
Australian National Plan of Action to Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
Australias NPOA-IUU, developed in accordance with the FAO International Plan of Action, in the development of which Australia played a leading r ...
Effective Export Controls for Illegally Harvested Abalone: Dsicussion Paper
This paper was prepared as a result of concerns raised about the impact of the illicit market in illegally harvested abalone. The options in the pape ...
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