The Role of the EU on combating illegal fishing at the global level
The European Parliament adopted by 491 votes to 7, with 24 abstentions, a resolution on combating illegal fishing at the global level - the role of th ...
Combating Illegal Fishing in the EU: Interaction with WTO Rules
The summary points for this paper are:
* Two new European regulations entered into force on 1 January 2010. Their aim is to establish a comprehensi ...
Hitting Where It Hurts: The European Community’s Move to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing is Fraught with Problems
In this article, ICSF examines the potential effectiveness and likely impacts of the new EU regulation to combat illegal fishing, which comes into for ...
Commission Regulation (EC) No 1010/2009 of 22 October 2009 Laying Down Detailed Rules for the Implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 1005/2008 Establishing a Community System to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishin
The European Commission has adopted rules to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing (IUU), which come into force in ...
Handbook on the practical application of Council Regulation (EC) No. 1005/2008 of 29 September 2008 establishing a Community system to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing (The IUU Regulation)
The Commission has produced a handbook to facilitate the implementation of the IUU Regulation. The handbook is described as a "a reader-friendly ...
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 ...
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
Fighting against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing: Impacts and Challenges for ACP Countries
The 10th Brussels Development Briefing took place on 29th April 2009 (ACP Secretariat, Brussels). The Briefing reviewed the main economic, social and ...
EC Regulation 1005/2008 to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing: International Cooperation
This information pack is part or the European Commission's proposals under the EU Action Plan to prevent, deter and eliminate IUU fishing. It out ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Consultation paper on the initiatives envisaged by the Commission to improve the fight of the European Community against IUU fishing
The European Commission intends to come forward with a new initiative to strengthen the European Communitys efforts to combat illegal, unreporte ...
European Parliament Report on the Implementation of the EU Action Plan Against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
This report by the European Parliament Fisheries Committee contains a motion for a resolution and explanatory statement on IUU fishing. ...
EU Action Plan for the Eradication of IUU Fishing
European Commission proposals for potential EU actions on IUU fishing. Covers measures for the EU, for regional fisheries organisations, at internatio ...
Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing: 1st Chatham House Update and Stakeholder Consultation Meeting
The report of the 1st Chatham House update and stakeholder consultation meeting, held on 9 May 2006.
European Union: Combating illegal fishing
The link above takes you to information on the European Commission's approach to combating illegal fishing and information on the EC Regulation to combat IUU fishing, which comes into force in January 2010. Click here for the EU Fisheries and Maritime Affairs home page.
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Fishermen oppose Marine Fisheries Act
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Policies adopted for EU compliance
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EU warns Central America against illegal fishing
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Tuna canners move to expand EU market
Ports 'armoured' against IUU fishing
Certification for EU due in December
EU norms on seafood to increase India’s exports
EC and Norway agree on implementation of IUU Regulation
Clarification on RI fishery exports to EU
RI fishery exports to EU need certification by January
RP asks EU to delay certification scheme for fishery products
EU and M'sia to cooperate on curbing illegal fishing
New European Union fisheries policy worries local tuna canneries, exporters
Local tuna canners seek delay in EU catch-certification plan
Preparation Agriculture/Fisheries Council of June 2008
NOAA plans to compile databases containing blacklisted vessels
Action urged on illegal fishing
Fishermen should face same fines
Redouble the efforts against illegal fishing, says European Parliament
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