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Documents - by title
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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Promoting Better High Seas Governance Through a Model for Improved Governance by Regional Fisheries Management Organisations
Summary report of the first meeting of the independent high-level panel to develop a model for improved governance by regional fisheries management or ...
Promoting Responsible Ports
Proposals for the promotion of the concept of the responsible port state, and of connected action; paper discussed at the High Seas Task Force meeting ...
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 ...
Proposal for a Council Regulation Concerning Authorisations for Fishing Activities of Community Fishing Vessels Outside Community Waters and the Access of Third Country Vessels to Community Waters
This is the final proposal concerning authorisations for fishing activities of Community fishing vessels outside Community waters. The proposal intend ...
Proposal for a Council Regulation Establishing a Community Control System for Ensuring Compliance with the Rules of the Common Fisheries Policy
This Council Regulation recasts the EU fisheries control system. According to the EC, the result would be a completely modernized system for inspectio ...
Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on a Community Ecolabel scheme
The proposed regulation will apply to the products of fishing and aquaculture. The most significant environmental impacts during the life cycle of pr ...
Proposed Areas of Focus for the Work of the High Seas Task Force
Outline of the key areas in which HSTF members can exert pressure on IUU fishing activities. The purpose of the document is to detail specific proposa ...
Questions and Answers on IUU Fishing
Answers to commonly asked questions on IUU fishing from the European Commission. ...
Race for the Last Bluefin: Capacity of the Purse Seine Fleet Targeting Bluefin Tuna in the Mediterranean
WWF states that the Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) fishery has been exposed to rampant overfishing inside the entire ICCAT Convention Zone, namely the At ...
The Race for Threatened Sharks: the Tragedy of Non-Managed Species
This report, published ahead of the EU Fisheries Council at which annual TACs (total allowable catches) for spurdog, porbeagle sharks and certain ray ...
Recent Results in Combating IUU Fishing Based on the NEAFC Scheme
This is a note from NEAFC on the success of the RFMOs Scheme of Control and Enforcement, which has resulted in around 15 IUU vessels out of 20 o ...
Recommendations for the Meeting of the North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission 9-13 November 2009
In this briefing the authors set out recommendations on how the North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission can better implement UN GA Resolution 61/105 ...
Recommended Best Practice for Regional Fisheries Management Organisations
This report is the result of the work of an independent panel set up by the High Seas Task Force to develop a model RFMO based on a compre ...
Recommended Best Practice for RFMOs (draft)
This draft report aims to develop best practice for RFMOs, and is the product of work by the Independent High Level Panel on RFMOs established as a re ...
Reform of the Common Fisheries Policy - Green Paper
The Commission has launched a wide-ranging debate on the way that EU fisheries are managed. This document is the EC's Green Paper on reform of th ...
Regional Fisheries Management Organisations: Their duties and performance in reducing bycatch of albatrosses and other species
Despite the title, this report evaluates 14 RFMOs for a wide variety of factors, including their effectiveness in combating IUU fishing. The RFMOs eva ...
Regional Fisheries Management Organizations: Progress in Adopting Precautionary Approach and Ecosystem-Based Management
This report summarises the ongoing and proposed management activities of 13 Regional Fishery Management
Organisations (RFMOs). In particular, it exam ...
Regional Fisheries Organisations and the World Trade Organisation: Compatibility or Conflict?
Assesses the RFO/WTO relationship by identifying the types of trade measures used or potentially used by RFOs; assessing the potential for conflict be ...
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 ...
Report from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on the Monitoring of the Member States Implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy 2003-2005
The European Commission is required to draw up an evaluation report every three years on its control activities and on the application of the Common F ...
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