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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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IUU Fishing Vessels Red, Caribe, Brites and Aveirense: Fact File
Greenpeace claims the four vessels documented in this briefing note have a history of pirate fishing. All four ships have repeatedly broken internatio ...
Speech by Commissioner Joe Borg at the General Assembly of AIPCE-CEP (E.U. Fish Processors Association - E.U. Federation of National Organisations of Importers and Exporters of Fish), Edinburgh, 17 October 2008
At the general assembly of the AIPCE-CEP (the EU fish processors and importers association) the Fisheries Commissioner Joe Borg delivered a speech ent ...
Resolution on Establishing a Program for Transshipments by Large-Scale Fishing Vessels
Environmental Crime - a Threat to our Future
The authors set out how organised environmental crime poses a growing threat, yet remains a low priority for the enforcement community. This report sh ...
Lifting the Lid on Italy's Bluefin Tuna Fishery
This WWF-commissioned report documents what the authors refer to as Italys widespread disregard of fisheries management rules for Mediterranean bluefi ...
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 ...
FFA Fisheries Trade News, Oct 2008
This briefing includes a report on the EU Regulation establishing a Community system to prevent, deter and eliminate IUU fishing, which will apply fro ...
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 ...
Tinned Tuna's Hidden Catch
The UK is the second largest consumer of tinned tuna after the US. Globally tuna exports are worth more than any other fish species, at around 2.7 bil ...
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 ...
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 ...
Fishing for the truth: is Europe really destroying African fisheries industry?
This brief document attempts to answer criticisms of the European Partnership Agreements (EPAs) on fisheries, countering claims that EPAs have negativ ...
The Progress of the Common Fisheries Policy: Volume 1
This report is a mid-term review of the 2002 reform of the Common Fisheries Policy, and examines ongoing challenges facing fisheries managers. It seek ...
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 ...
Statement of Commitment by SADC Ministers Responsible for Marine Fisheries on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
This is the Statement of Commitment signed by ministers from SADC coastal states at the end of a ministerial conference in Windhoek, 2-4 July 2008, to ...
Stop Illegal Fishing in Southern Africa
This report looks at the status and impacts of IUU fishing in the southern African region, covering a number of themes and issues including internatio ...
Oceana position paper on the proposed European Union policy to eliminate discards and reduce unwanted by-catches
This paper responds to the European Commission Communication 'A policy to reduce unwanted by-catches and eliminate discards in European Fisheries ...
Holland Shellfish: Strip Mining Mauritania's Seafloor
In 2005, the Dutch government banned cockle dredging in the Wadden Sea. One of the companies affected, Holland Shellfish, with the support of the Dutc ...
Who's Eating all the Fish? The Food Security Rationale for Culling Cetaceans
This report for the Humane Society International contrasts the widely different impacts of fisheries and marine mammals with fisheries targeting large ...
How the Economic Partnership Agreements would further contribute to the decline of fish stocks and exacerbate the food crisis in Senegal
Against a background of unprecedented food shortages, including in Senegal, this study aims to analyse how the Economic Partnership Agreements current ...
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