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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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Conservation Implications of Allocation under the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission
This WWF-TRAFFIC report examines the allocation of fishing rights from a conservation perspective and identifies a range of negative conservation impa ...
Consultation paper on the initiatives envisaged by the Commission to improve the fight of the European Community against IUU fishing
The European Commission intends to come forward with a new initiative to strengthen the European Communitys efforts to combat illegal, unreporte ...
Consultation Workshop on the UK IUU Action Plan
This is the report of a workshop held in March 2006 to discuss the UK Action Plan on IUU fishing. ...
Contextualising Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported fishing of Marine Resources in South African Waters
Illegal fishing in South African waters was losing the country around R6 billion a year, according to the author of this report commissioned by the In ...
Continuing CCAMLR's Fight Against IUU Fishing for Toothfish
According to this study, IUU fishing is severely undermining protection of Patagonian toothfish. WWF and TRAFFIC are calling for enhanced monitoring m ...
Contribution to the Hearing on Bluefin Tuna: Fisheries Committee of the EU Parliament
This paper focuses on the work carried out by the Greenpeace ship Rainbow Warrior in the waters South of Malta during summer 2007. The document expose ...
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 ...
Council Regulation (EC) No 1005/2008 of 29 September 2008 establishing a Community system to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, amending Regulations (EEC) No 2847/93, (EC) No 1936/2001 and (EC) No 601/2004 and repeal
The publication of this Regulation follows a consultation on measures to combat IUU fishing, launched in 2007. A Proposal to prevent, deter and elimin ...
Council Regulation (EC) No 1224/2009 Establishing a Community Control System for Ensuring Compliance with the Rules of the Common Fisheries Policy
This Regulation, which came into force on 1 January 2010, reforms the system of control and enforcement in the Common Fisheries Policy, seen as the we ...
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 ...
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 ...
Crime in the Australian Fishing Industry
Increasing demand for Australian seafood overseas and at home is driving both legal and illegal markets, heightening the need for sustainable harvesti ...
Crime in the Australian Fishing Industry: Key Issues
This paper is part of a two stage project the AIC is conducting on crime in the fishing industry. It presents key findings of the stage one research a ...
Current Problems in the Management of Marine Fisheries
The authors argue that there have been successes in fisheries management, and that the tools for appropriate management exist, but that they have not ...
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 ...
Defending our Pacific
During the three-month 'Defending Our Pacific' expedition, the Esperanza monitored the Pacific Commons and visited Pago Pago in American Sam ...
Defining and estimating global marine fisheries bycatch
Unselective fishing catches non-target organisms as 'bycatch' - an issue of critical ocean conservation and resource management concern. The ...
Development Impact of the Council Regulation Establishing a European Community System to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing on Commonwealth ACP Member Countries
This report is in two parts:
Part A analyses the economic trends in ACP-EC fisheries trade and sheds some light on market share trends of other eff ...
Development without Destruction: Towards Sustainable Pacific Fisheries
This paper discusses the state of the Western and Central Pacific Ocean. The authors claim it is one of the last healthy fisheries left in the world b ...
Dirty Fish: How EU Hygiene Standards Facilitate Illegal Fishing in West Africa
This report claims that investigations by the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) have demonstrated direct links between pirate fishing in the West ...
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