Month: November 2016


Source: Oceana
Author: Vanya Vulperhorst

On December 5th, members of the Fisheries Committee of the European Parliament will have their only chance to vote this year to make a huge improvement to the way the European fishing vessels are regulated when fishing abroad. It is a vital opportunity to make sure that the EU’s fleet, one of the largest in the world, meets the highest standards for accountable, transparent and sustainable fishing. Continue reading New EU External Fleet Regulation: key to putting an end to Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing worldwide