Source & Author: WhoFishesFar.org
The legal framework governing the activities of the European external fishing fleet is a crucial part of the fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing. This regulation is currently being revised.
This is a critical opportunity to ensure that all of the Union’s fishing vessels, whether operating within or outside Union waters, are subject to common standards and requirements. This will make competition fair and secure more transparent, accountable and sustainable fisheries practice.
Learn more here: Ensuring better control of the EU’s external fishing fleet