Source: Science Direct
Author: Ifesinachi Okafor-Yarwood


•IUU fishing highlights the loophole in the fisheries management systems of countries in the Gulf of Guinea.
•The threat amounts to 65% of the legal reported catch in the Gulf of Guinea.
•It undermines marine conservation efforts, and so is a threat to the SDGs.
•Regional cooperation as a possible solution to combating IUU fishing in the region.

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