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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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'Oceans and the Law of the Sea'; 'Sustainable Fisheries': Texts Adopted
Following an extensive debate on oceans and the law of the sea, the General Assembly adopted two wide-ranging resolutions meant to guide States in pre ...
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 ...
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 ...
2007-2008 Another two years of wide spread IUU fishing in the Mediterranean
The authors claim this briefing provides more evidence of the failure of ICCAT Contracting Parties to save bluefin tuna from collapse. This paper is t ...
4th Chatham House IUU Fishing Update and Stakeholder Consultation Meeting
The meeting agenda ...
The Abuja Declaration on Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture in Africa
This Declaration was adopted at Heads of State meeting held in Abuja, Nigeria in August 2005. The signatories committed to improved measures to manage ...
Actions Taken by States and Regional Fisheries Management Organizations and Arrangements to Give Effect to Paragraphs 83 to 90 of General Assembly Resolution 61/105 of 8 December 2006 on Sustainable Fisheries
This report follows the UN General Assembly resolution 61/105, in which the General Assembly requested States and RFMOs and other fisheries bodies to ...
Addressing Corruption in Pacific Island Fisheries
This paper examines fisheries corruption in the Pacific Islands in three specific areas: licensing, access negotiations and monitoring and enforcement ...
Addressing Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing
This paper prepared for the International Fisheries Compliance 2004 Conference, 29-30 September 2004, Brussels. It gives an overview of the different ...
Adequacy of Indonesian Laws and Regulations to Combat IUU Fishing: An Evaluation of the New Law on Fisheries
The Indonesian Government introduced a new law in 2004 (Law No. 31) to tackle IUU fishing. This paper assesses the adequacy of the new law to address ...
Adrift! Swordfish and Driftnets in the Mediterranean Sea
This report was documents the use of illegal driftnets in the Mediterranean Sea by countries including Italy,Morocco, Turkey and Algeria. Driftnets ha ...
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 ...
Agreement Establishing a Framework for an Economic Partnership Agreement Between the East African Community Partner States on One Part and the European Community and its Member States on the Other Part
This agreement established a framework for an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the East African Community (EAC) states - Burundi, Kenya, R ...
Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
This Agreement aims to prevent illegally caught fish from entering international markets. Under the terms of the treaty, foreign vessels will need spe ...
AIPCE White Fish Study 2007
This study shows that the overall trends are declining supplies from EU waters coupled with further increases, including from aquaculture sources, fro ...
Analysis of Expected Consequences for Developing Countries of the IUU Fishing Proposed Regulation and Identification of Measures Needed to Implement the Regulation - Phase 2
This report describes the findings of an evaluation of the expected impacts of Council Regulation (EC) No.1005/2008 of 29th September 2008 establishin ...
Analysis of Illegal Fishery for Cod in the Barents Sea
This report notes that the joint management of resources in the Barents Sea by Russia and Norway has produced positive results. However the level of I ...
An Analysis of the Extent of IUU Fishing in Subarea 48.3: A Report for the UK Government in Respect of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
This paper contains the executive summary and appendices of a report commissioned by the UK Government on the extent of IUU fishing for toothfish in t ...
Asserting Rights, Defining Responsibilities: Perspectives from Small-scale Fishing Communities on Coastal and Fisheries Management in Asia
This is the report of a workshop and symposium held at Siem Reap, Cambodia, 3-8 May 2007. The proceedings provide a bottom-up perspective on how right ...
Assessemnt of On-Pack, Wild Capture Seafood Sustainability Certification Programmes and Seafood Ecolabels
The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) comes out on top in a new report commissioned by WWF that reveals poor performance among other assessed seafood e ...
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