The growth in certification of marine fisheries in Southern Africa: Potential benefits and challenges
This report discusses potential benefits and challenges of certification schemes. It states that 'international ecolabelling initiatives are unde ...
Corruption and Industrial Fishing in Africa
Africas marine resources are increasingly in demand and are gaining in geopolitical importance. Competition between key fishing nations for access and ...
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 ...
Study and Analysis of the Status of IUU Fishing in the SADC Region and an Estimate of the Economic, Social and Biological Impacts
The study explores and helps to quantify the magnitude and types of Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing in the Southern African Developm ...
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 ...
FAO Regional Workshop in Port State Measures to Combat IUU Fishing: Report
Representatives from Angola, Namibia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, South Africa and Tanzania met in Cape Town to discuss the issue of port state ...
The Kilifi Declaration of Intent on the Unsustainable & Illegal Exploitation of African Oceans
Unsustainable exploitation of marine resources in Africas oceans is occurring on a massive scale, causing the collapse of fisheries, the loss of ...
Ecolabelling as a Potential Marketing Tool for African Products
This report was produced as a result of activities carried under the Development of an African Ecolabelling Scheme. This is part of a proj ...
Southern and Eastern Africa Forum to Counter IUU Fishing
The Southern and Eastern Africa Forum to Counter IUU Fishing was hosted by the Government of Mozambique and co-supported by the Stop Illegal Fishing P ...
SADC Protocol on Fisheries
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SADC Ministerial Conference
The SADC Marine Fisheries Ministerial Conference to Stop Illegal Fishing will take place over three days in Windhoek, Namibia 20-22 May 2008. The conf
Stop Illegal fishing
The commitment to stop illegal fishing already exists in Southern Africa. Countries, organisations and individuals are fighting illegal fishing on a daily basis. The Stop Illegal Fishing programme brings new international support to this fight. The Programme aims to facilitate a coherent regional commitment to tackling illegal fishing between the SADC coastal Member States of Angola, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Tanzania.
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Mozambique: Country Determined to Combat Illegal Fishing
Dynamite fishing reported thriving in Tanga Region
Kenyan seaman from illegal Taiwanese vessel dies in Tanzania prison
Tz to earn $200m from Tuna exports
Firm challenges Minister's order
Magufuli lands Sh200bn deepen fishing contract
Tanga moves to curb fish smuggling
Missing files hinder illegal fishing war
Kenya: Illegal fishing biggest threat to tuna fish
37 men crew of illegal fishing vessel TAWARIQ-1 receives bail terms
Magufuli's Sh1.5bn fish bill
City in major conservation plan
Foreign illegal fishing crew out on bail
Government declares war on pirate trawlers
JET lists causes of declined fish harvests in Tanzania
Out of Africa ... UQ law researchers to investigate environmental crime and corruption in Tanzania
Mozambique: Country loses millions to illegal shark fishing
East Africa: United States extends friendly hand to region
Tanzania, SADC join forces against illegal fishing
Joint operation against illegal fishing commendable
21 foreigners charged with illegal fishing
37 foreigners set to face court over illegal fishing
Tanzania's fishing industry under threats
Tanzania: Govt to install hidden cameras to nab illegal fishing vessels
Illegal fishing must be tamed
Mafia marine life back as illegal fishing tamed
Somali pirates threaten Indian Ocean tuna industry
Magufuli pinpoints challenges facing the fishing sector
Govt moves to protect deep sea fishing
Tightening control on illegal fishing
Support sought to stop illegal fishing in Tanga
Time to stamp out illegal dynamite fishing
Govt moves to curb illegal deep-sea fishing
Still looking for ways to stop illegal fishing
Tanzania to curb illegal fishing
Small-scale fisheries are "best hope" for sustainability in developing world
Blast fishing and bad agriculture destroy coral reefs
Fishing must be controlled: Editor's comment
Move to patrol territorial waters to ward off fish pirates commendable: editorial
Military vessels to be used to check illegal fishing
Government bans prawn fishing in Indian Ocean
Thieving by big fishing vessels ends
Livestock budget 'too tiny'
This open access will deplete our fisheries
JK calls for action against illegal fishing
South Africa fisheries ministers agree to fight illegal fishing
SADC Fisheries Ministers sign landmark IUU Agreement, and Mozambique applies it immediately
The most dangerous seas in the world
Editorial: Move to control unregulated fishing commendable
Southern African states move to eradicate pirate fishing
Africa urged to speed up control of illegal fishing
Namibia: region battles with 'cancer' of fishing
SADC initiative on high seas welcome
Southern Africa: SADC countries to toughen up on fighting illegal fishing
Govt revokes fishing licences for 69 boats
Dar gets tough on illegal fishing
Southern Africa gets tough on illicit fishing
Namibia: illegal fishing cause for concern
Regional conference to stop illegal fishing opens
Rodrigues sea cucumber plunder
Southern Africa: SADC loses billions to illicit fishing
Rogue fishermen cause mayhem at sea
Cape Town: Leading sustainable seafood programme expands into Southern Africa
Leading sustainable seafood programme expands into Southern Africa
Mozambique: Fisheries Ministry has just one patrol boat
Southern Africa: SADC fishing communities to add weight to curb fish plunder
ICSF releases new information resources on marine protected areas
Tanzania: top government officials take blame on illegal fishing
Demand for shark meat overwhelms scientists
Carrying on with the war against dynamite fishing
Africa addresses the Somali pirate problem
Dynamite fishing: Who is behind it?
Kenya: fishermen cast nets deeper and wide, but for less
Somali pirates free Taiwanese ship held five months
Wrangles threaten Dar-EU fishing deal
Kenya to co-ordinate 804m for fisheries project
Call for commissioned research on Illegal fisheries in Eastern and Southern Africa
Govt acts on illegal fishing
Deep Sea fishing bill endorsed
Dynamite fishing writer provokes furore in Zanzibar
Delegates satisfied with progress in fisheries projects
Reviewing progress of fisheries projects
The battle against illegal fishing off east Africas coast
25 boats impounded in Tanzania for illegal fishing
25 boats impounded for illegal fishing
Illegal fishing still rampant in Indian Ocean
African fisheries to benefit from $240m kitty
Fight the pirates - an appeal for action against the global fish robbers
The Billion Dollar Question: Stopping Illegal Fishing in Southern Africa
MCS Initiatives in Southern Africa
I can help to design and provide Monitoring Control and Surveillance solutions (including VMS) for Fisheries Authorities worlwide. ...