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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Programme of Support to Tackling IUU Fishing in Southern Africa: Programme Brief and Update no. 1
As a follow on action from the International High Seas Task Force, the UK Government has committed to support an African policy process to tackle IUU ...
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
Mozambique Ministry of Fisheries
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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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Greenpeace ends two weeks of joint fisheries surveillance with Mozambique
Mozambique: Country Determined to Combat Illegal Fishing
Mozambique: EU Finances Studies for Centre On Illegal Fishing
African member states call for the implementation of agreement on port rules for fishing vessels
EC fishing vessels not fulfilling their obligations under the Fisheries Partnership Agreement
Mozambique ends up with two IUU cases: Antillas Reefer forfeited to the Government of Mozambique and Payam released after paying fine
Illegal fishing in Mozambique leads to annual losses of US$35 million
Mozambique arrests an Iranian-flagged fishing vessel for IUU fishing
Norway grants 19 million euros to combat illegal fishing in Mozambique
Mozambique: Fishermen arrested for hunting turtles
Mozambique: Fisheries cooperation renewed with Norway and Iceland
Moz fishers held in SA waters
Kenya: Illegal fishing biggest threat to tuna fish
Mozambican Fisheries Ministry says it has sufficient funding to patrol the coast
Mozambique: pirate fishing vessel forfeited to the state
Safeguarding Africa's fishing waters: Regional action needed to stop illegal trawlers off the coast
Mozambique: Country loses millions to illegal shark fishing
Tanzania, SADC join forces against illegal fishing
Joint operation against illegal fishing commendable
Mozambique seeks international help to fight illegal fishing
Mozambique: Africa losing over 1 billion dollars to illegal fishing
Government bans prawn fishing in Indian Ocean
Thieving by big fishing vessels ends
Mozambique confiscates Namibian-flagged vessel
Mozambique to use seized Namibian ship to monitor coastal waters
This open access will deplete our fisheries
Mozambique fishing industry near collapse
Mozambique: Namibia awaiting information on seized fishing ship
Namibia pledges action against its ships for poaching
Namibia awaits Mozambique's official position on seized fishing trawler
Namibian vessel seized
Moz authorities seize shark-fishing ship
South Africa fisheries ministers agree to fight illegal fishing
Mozambique: country seizes Namibian pirate fishing ship
SADC Fisheries Ministers sign landmark IUU Agreement, and Mozambique applies it immediately
Southern African states move to eradicate pirate fishing
Africa urged to speed up control of illegal fishing
Massive under-reporting of fish catches leads to declining stocks
Global fish catches vastly underestimated
Namibia: region battles with 'cancer' of fishing
Dar gets tough on illegal fishing
Southern Africa: SADC countries to toughen up on fighting illegal fishing
Namibia: illegal fishing cause for concern
Southern Africa gets tough on illicit fishing
Regional conference to stop illegal fishing opens
Southern Africa: SADC loses billions to illicit fishing
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
Mozambique: new patrol boats for armed forces
Mozambique: CPLP fisheries ministers meet
Demand for shark meat overwhelms scientists
The Stop Illegal Fishing photo competition
Mozambique: commercial overfishing threatens coastal livelihoods
Africa addresses the Somali pirate problem
Dynamite fishing: Who is behind it?
Mozambique: illegal shark fishing in Inhambane
Kenya to co-ordinate 804m for fisheries project
Mozambique: American warship visits Maputo
World Wildlife Fund president describes fisheries crisis
Call for commissioned research on Illegal fisheries in Eastern and Southern Africa
Mozambique: experts explore maritime resources along Mozambican coast
United States provide Mozambique with ships for sea patrols
Mozambique: American boats for navy
Delegates satisfied with progress in fisheries projects
Reviewing progress of fisheries projects
Mozambique urges more regional fisheries protection
15 illegal Mozambican fishermen arrested in South Africa
The Billion Dollar Question: Stopping Illegal Fishing in Southern Africa
I can help to design and provide Monitoring Control and Surveillance solutions (including VMS) for Fisheries Authorities worlwide. ...