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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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Carting Away the Oceans: How Grocery Stores are Emptying the Seas
This report documents how US retailers have seen sales of sustainable seafood improve slightly, but still have a lot of work to do to tackle the issue ...
Marine Protected Areas Progress Report Card
The Living Oceans Society, David Suzuki Foundation and Sierra Club British Columbia have produced this progress report card to assess Canada's pe ...
Italian Driftnets: Illegal Fishing Continues
Subtitled 'Results of the Oceana 2007 Campaign' this report has been produced in collaboration with Italian organisation Marevivo, on the co ...
Fishing Opportunities for 2009: Policy Statement from the European Commission
This is the European Commission's annual policy statement on fishing opportunities for 2009, which outlines the approach it intends to take when ...
Out of Balance: Industrial Fishing and the Threat to Our Ocean
This report details the pivotal role Atlantic herring play in the ecosystem and economy of the New England coastal region, and charts the growth of th ...
Spatial Management to Support Recovery of the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna in the Mediterranean
In this report the authors claim that a closure of the Mediterranean bluefin fishery in the months of May and June when adults aggregate in the Medite ...
Squaring the Diamond Mesh
In this report, WWF encourages the switch from the unselective diamond-mesh nets currently used by bottom-trawlers in the Mediterranean to more select ...
Commission Consultation on the Reform of the CFP Control System
The European Commission held a consultation on initiatives to modernise and reform the control system of the Common Fisheries Policy, which closed on ...
Earth Negotiations Bulletin, Vol 25, No. 47: Marine Biodiversity Working Group Highlights
The second meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Informal Working Group of the UN General Assembly to study issues relating to the conservation and sustain ...
Study and Analysis of the Status of IUU Fishing in the SADC Region and an Estimate of the Economic, Social and Biological Impacts
The study explores and helps to quantify the magnitude and types of Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing in the Southern African Developm ...
Barriers to Biodiversity Conservation in Marine Fishery Certifcation
Published in Fish and Fisheries, 2008, Vol 9, this article looks at the two global certification and ecolabelling systems ' the generic global do ...
Fisheries and the Commonwealth: A Briefing
The Commonwealth Foundation, in partnership with the Commonwealth Human Ecology Council (CHEC) and the Commonwealth Policy Studies Unit (CPSU), is lau ...
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 ...
Review of the State of World Marine Capture Fisheries Management: Pacific Ocean
This review provides trends in legal and administrative frameworks, management regimes and status of marine capture fisheries for twenty-nine countrie ...
Illegal Fishing in Arctic waters
The Arctic Ocean is home to some of the most outstanding marine ecosystems and most productive fisheries in the world. The Barents Sea cod fishery and ...
A Summary Report of the Fourth Global Conference on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands
The Global Forum serves as a platform for cross-sectoral information sharing and dialogue on issues affecting oceans, coasts and islands, with the goa ...
Written Testimony of James W Balsiger PhD, Hearing on International Fisheries: Management and Enforcement, US Senate
This is the evidence submitted by James W Balsiger of the National Marine fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to the h ...
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 ...
The Global Extent of Illegal Fishing
This report reveals that global annual loses from illegal fishing could be double earlier estimates at $10 to $23 billion annually. The report represe ...
FFA Fisheries Trade Briefing, Vol 1, Issue 5: Negotiations on Rules for Fisheries Subsidies at the WTO
This FFA briefing is written in the context of the WTO negotiations on fisheries subsidies and seeks to answer those who believe that subsidies should ...
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