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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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Keeping Illegal Fish and Timber off the Market: A Comparison of EU Regulations
The summary points for this paper are:
* In response to the global problem of illegal logging and fishing, and the failure of the international com ...
Best Practice for High Seas Fisheries Management: Lessons Learned
This briefing paper examines Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM) and the application of the Precautionary Approach (PA) to high seas management. While RF ...
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 ...
Managing International Fisheries: Improving Fisheries Governance by Strengthening Regional Fisheries Management Organizations
This briefing paper contends that regional fisheries management organizations (RFMOs) are central to solving the international fisheries crisis. How ...
Enhancing the Effectiveness of Regional Fisheries Management Organizations through Trade and Market Measures
This briefing paper suggests that Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs) can make more
effective use of trade and market measures in ach ...
Managing Fishing Capacity and IUU Fishing in Cambodia
Fact sheet from the Asia Pacific Fisheries Commission (APFIC) Regional Consultative workshop on Capacity Reduction and IUU Fishing. ...
CITES Report on the Interpretation and Implementation of the Convention, in Relation to the Control of Trade at Sea
This is the report of the 54th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, held in October 2006. The report documents workshop discussions on defining an ...
Summary of e-Discussion Contributions From Actors in ACP Fisheries: Issues Discussed at the 27th Session of the Committee on Fisheries of the FAO
Four subjects on the COFI agenda (March 2007) were of particular importance for ACP (African, Caribbean and Pacific) countries. These were:
Progress made with regards with regard to measures against IUU fishing, COFI, 29th session, 31 January-4 February 2011
This paper addresses recent initiatives taken to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and related activities. These initiatives ar ...
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 ...
The New EC Regulation on Illegal Fishing: Implications for ACP Countries
In September 2008, the Council of the European Union adopted EC No. 1005/2008 €establishing a Community system to prevent, deter and eliminate il ...
Monitoring International Wildlife Trade with Coded Species Data
An important issue in the trade of illegally harvested fish and other products is the fact that species are often not reported accurately to customs a ...
Global patterns of marine turtle bycatch
Fisheries bycatch is a primary driver of population declines in several species of marine megafauna (eg. elasmobranchs, mammals, seabirds, turtles). C ...
Summary report of the contributions to the ACP E-consultation on Fisheries Research issues
This is the summary report of the contributions to the CTA electronic discussion on research issues in ACP-EU fisheries relations (April-July 2007). S ...
A Net with Holes: the Regional Fisheries Management System
Some countries have suggested that action by regional fisheries management organisations (RFMOs) would be sufficient to solve the problem of high seas ...
Review of the Implementation of the Provisions of UN GA Resolution 61/105 Related to the Management of High Seas Bottom Fisheries
This report assesses the actions taken in accordance with United Nations General Assembly (UN GA) resolution 61/105 adopted in December 2006, which ca ...
Frequently Asked Questions, Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Regulation Council Regulation (EC) No. 1005/2008
Defra has produced a document responding to some of the most commonly asked questions about the EC regulation, which comes into force in January 2010. ...
Information Note Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Regulation, Council Regulation (EC) No. 1005/2008
The note explains the main requirements that the regulation will introduce as well as the approach to implementing it within the UK. Defra will be ove ...
Impact Assessment of EU Regulation on Illegal Unreported and Unregulated fishing
Defra have produced an interim impact assessment to quantify, where possible, some of the costs that may arise as a result of implementing this regula ...
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