Month: April 2016

27
Apr

Source & Author: WWF

It is not surprising that the world’s largest Seafood Expo takes place in Europe every year – indeed, this reflects the fact that the EU is the world’s number 1 destination for seafood exports. With this position of course comes great responsibility, and the Expo, which is now in full swing in Brussels, needs to increasingly address issues around how we can ensure that the seafood we allow onto our plates is sustainable and legally sourced. Continue reading Ensuring legal EU seafood imports: the digital revolution must happen this year

21
Apr

Source & Author:  The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), Oceana, The Pew Charitable Trusts and WWF

Reaction from the NGO’s on new third country cardings from European Commission:
The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), Oceana, The Pew Charitable Trusts and WWF are working together to secure the harmonised and effective implementation of the EU Regulation to end illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. Continue reading Fighting illegal fishing: Warnings for Kiribati, Sierra Leone and Trinidad & Tobago, while Sri Lanka is delisted