The Implementation of UN Resolution 61/105 in the Management of Deep-Sea Fisheries on the High Seas
This report finds that the measures taken to protect vulnerable marine ecosystems and deep-sea species on the high seas in the North Atlantic are at b ...
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 ...
High Seas Reform: Actions to Reduce Bycatch and Implement Ecosystem-Based Management for the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization
WWF-Canada commissioned this report, prepared by MRAG, to recommend specific reforms and steps for the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO ...
Bycatch on the High Seas: A Review of the Effectiveness of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization
Commercial fishing has occurred for centuries in the area that has become the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Convention Area. Increa ...
NAFO Standing Committee on International Control (STACTIC)
Documents and reports from this meeting can be accessed by clicking here. Topics covered included
Faroes hit back in fish dispute
Canada and Denmark could head for fishing war over shrimp
Canada ratifies amended Convention of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organzation
Building a sustainable fisheries future: World Fisheries Day 2009
Time's up: fisheries managers fail to meet international commitments
Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization takes strong new action to protect fish stocks and Vulnerable Marine Ecosystems
21 vessels newly 'blacklisted'
Excessive bycatch of cod undermines moratorium: cod bycatch was at least 70 per cent higher than target levels
Joe Borg welcomes continued progress in NAFO to protect the marine environment
NAFO stalls on protecting the high seas from bottom trawling
Joint efforts advance the fight against overfishing
North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission adopts comprehensive agreement to protect the deep-sea
Seal hunt and efforts to fight illegal fishing dominate NAFMC meeting
Commission welcomes pioneering move to halt destructive fishing practices
WWF welcomes "ambitious" protection plan
Fisheries body to assess bottom trawling and possibly restrict practice
NAFO "must take action to protect vulnerable marine life"
European Commission and Russia agree to strengthen dialogue in fisheries
Ministers Hearn and Mackay recognize Canadian forces for fisheries enforcement
Cda to reopen ports to Faroe Islands, Denmark, Greenland, Hearn says
Canada: Harsh penalties levied for overfishing in NAFO area
Canada continues effective fight against over-fishing
Canada: Fight against overfishing in NAFO area continues to pay off
McCurdy remains disappointed with NAFO
Canada. Minister Hearn celebrates success at stopping illegal fishing in NAFO waters
Foreign fishing rules working: Hearn
Minister Hearn celebrates World Fisheries Day 2007: highlights Canada's success at stopping illegal fishing in NAFO waters
Namibia: Regional fisheries watchdog sets fish quotas
Commission welcomes action against illegal fishing in South East Atlantic
Oceans get a breather at NAFO
EC: New convention will strengthen NAFO
NAFO meeting wins praise and criticism
Conservation group calls for stronger deep ocean protection measures
Canadians negotiate fisheries agreement critics pan as weak, risky
Transposition into EU law of control and technical measures adopted by North West Atlantic Fisheries Organisation
Warning: consult IUU fishing lists before making commercial arrangements
Will the fight against IUU fishing succeed?
Statement by Loyola Hearn, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans: ensuring sustainable fisheries for today and the future/World Fisheries Day-November 21, 2006
Canada and Norway close allies on fisheries issues
Spanish vessel cited for misreporting catch in Atlantic loses fishing licence
EU Fisheries Control Agency adopts first work programme for 2007
Canada will not join call for bottom-trawling ban in international waters
Critic questions advances fisheries group says it made in protecting species
Upcoming NAFO reform meeting last best chance for cod recovery - WWF
Oceana calls for an agreement between Spain and Norway to chase illegal fishing
Joint Canada-European Union inspection patrols in the northwest Atlantic ocean
New lows on the high seas
Recent Developments in NAFO: 'Reforming' an RFMO?