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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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Commission Consultation on Rights-Based Management Tools in Fisheries: NGO Position
This paper is a response by EU NGOs (including Birdlife International, CFFA, ICSF, Seas at Risk) to the European Commission Consultation on Rights-Bas ...
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 ...
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 ...
Programme of Support to Tackling IUU Fishing in Southern Africa: Programme Brief and Update no. 1
As a follow on action from the International High Seas Task Force, the UK Government has committed to support an African policy process to tackle IUU ...
Pirate Fish on Your Plate
This report exposes the link between consumers in the UK and illegal or pirate fishing vessels operating off West Africa that are decimati ...
Flag State Implementation: Report of the Second Joint FAO/IMO ad hoc Working Group on IUU Fishing and Related Matters
This is the report of the joint working group on IUU fishing between FAO and IMO. It contains recommendations on which areas IMO and FAO should cooper ...
NAMA Negotiations at the Current Doha Round of WTO and the Future of the Rules of Origin within the Framework of EU Preferential Trade Agreements with Third Countries: Importance for the EU Fishery Industry
This is a presentation given at the meeting of the European Parliament International Trade Committee. ANFACO highlighted the EU tuna sectors con ...
Illegal Driftnetting in the Mediterranean
This report reveals that the tourists taste for swordfish is wiping out the species and damaging the marine environment. Swordfish is a quintes ...
Combatting IUU Fishing in West Africa - a Regional Approach
This speech, presented at a European Parliament hearing on IUU fishing, highlights actions taken by the Sub Regional Fisheries Committee (SRFC) to com ...
Fishery Status Reports 2006: Status of Fish Stocks Managed by the Australian Government (overview)
This is the Bureau of Rural Sciences (BRS) Fisheries Status Report 2006. 97 fish stocks had been assessed, covering stocks managed solely by the Austr ...
Improving Traceability for Fish Products Imported into the EU Markets to Combat IUU Fishing: Issues for ACP Fishing Communities
This position paper on the use of traceability to combat IUU fishing highlights the importance of monitoring the first link in the chain, the catching ...
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 ...
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 ...
United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea
Agenda for the 8th meeting of the Consultative Process. The focus is on marine genetic resources. ...
Trade Secrets: Renaming and Mislabeling of Seafood
As the global trade and market for seafood has grown, so have the twin problems of renaming and mislabelling. Resource scarcity, the potential for gre ...
12th North Atlantic Fisheries Ministers Conference: Communiqu
This is a brief note from the NEAFC conference held in Narsaq, Greenland 20-23 June 2007. It notes the real progress made in the continuing fight agai ...
EurOCEAN 2007 (Click here for the full document)
EurOCEAN 2007 provided an opportunity for the scientific community to contribute to the debate on a future maritime policy for the European Union, and ...
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 ...
Strengthening Port State Measures in the Indian Ocean: The Key to Improving Fisheries Management and Combating IUU Fishing
This is the opening statement at the international symposium. ...
Joint NGO Position on the EU Proposed Policy to Reduce Discards: Issues for EU Fishing Activities in Third Countries Waters
This brief paper, produced jointly by European Environment and Development NGOs, comments on the European Commissions proposal to reduce by-catc ...
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