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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Plunder of BlueFin Tuna in the Mediterranean & East Atlantic During 2006-2007
This report follows on from a similar one covering the period 2003-04. The author ex ...
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 ...
The Use of Driftnets by the Moroccan fleet
As part of its 2006 campaign, Oceana travelled for three months on board Oceana Ranger research vessel in order to document and report the most signif ...
Thirty years ago the North African territory of Western Sahara was invaded by Morocco. The European Commission is currently finalising a Fisheries Partnership Agreement with Morocco, allowing EU fishing access to Moroccan waters. It would allow European boats to fish in the illegally occupied waters of Western Sahara. This would violate international law and prolong the 30-year-old conflict. A coalition of campaign groups, trade unions and politicians from across Europe and around the world has launched a campaign to exclude Western Sahara from the EU-Morocco Fisheries Partnership Agreement.
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Morocco Bans Driftnets
Morocco stalls EU-Sahara fisheries examination
"EU subsidises companies guilty of illegal fishing"
Fishery cooperation cemented with Russia, Morocco
Algerian trawlers encroaching into Moroccan waters - Interior Ministry
European Parliament's lawyers declare EU fishing in Western Sahara illegal
EU assembly report questions Morocco fishing deal
Oceana presents proof on the use of illegal driftnets in the Mediterranean, and demands their complete elimination
US Dept of Defense - Coast Guard Cutter helps navy on African coast
Europe moves closer to banning bluefin-tuna trade
WWF: Illegal nets kill dolphins
EU-Moroccan deal "illegal"; UN expert
ICCAT tuna quota reductions not enough: environmentalists
'Euro bullying over fishing quotas means end for Atlantic bluefin tuna'
Fishy is as fishy does
Cagey business: Maltas tuna export figures don't add up
SA's and Namibians fish illegally in West Sahara
Now the Kiwis get involved in fish plundering too
Tuna talks look to cut down on overfishing
European canned seafood company gains certification
Moroccan sustainable fisheries receive recognition
Europe: looking for fishy partners
Africa: And then there were no fish
Greenpeace slams unsustainable new tuna quota
France, Italy face bluefin tuna quota cut
Last rites for a marine marvel?
Oceana: Moroccan vessel caught with illegal driftnets
Africa turns to satellites to curb fish poaching
Keep swordfish off the menu
Morocco cracks down on illegal fishing
Report urges consumers not to order swordfish
Pirates and Plunder: why swordfish is off the menu this summer
Much ado about pollock
EU clamps down on fishing for bluefin tuna
Greenpeace demands the immediate closure of the bluefin tuna fishery
Moroccan boat impounded for illegal fishing
Morocco optimistic on prospects of fishing partnership with EU
Whale protections proposed for Strait of Gibraltar
Morocco to eliminate destructive driftnet fishing
Illegal fishing growing
Egypt: new measures to protect Mediterranean fish stocks
Hundreds of tons of swordfish caught illegally by Morocco are sold in Spain
One hundred fifty Morrocan drift netters fish illegally in the Alboran Sea and the Straits of Gibraltar
Finnie and Bradshaw to attend illegal fishing meeting in Norway
Fisheries ministers to meet in Norway
EU parliamentarians vote through illegal fisheries deal
Eliminating Illegal Driftnets from the Mediterranean
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