Ocean Action Hub

6 Jun 2019 - Major United Nations agencies are urging key fishing nations to join efforts to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing.

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6 June 2019 - Thailand explains efforts being taken at ports to ensure vessels are fully inspected to ensure no IUU products are reaching the country.
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11 Mar 2019 - Index uses 40 indicators to benchmark vulnerability, prevalence and response to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

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25 Feb 2019 – UNDP/GEF partner the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) was awarded the top prize in Bangkok for fighting IUU in the world's largest tuna fishery.

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8 Feb 2019 - International maritime crime including illegal fishing in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific oceans is becoming “increasingly sophisticated” according to the UN anti-drugs and crime chief.

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28 Jan 2019 - For years, Liberia fought a losing battle against the foreign vessels plundering its coastline. Then a bold new approach sent fines – and arrests – soaring.

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15 Oct 2018 - Advancing and applying marine science and sharing it; ending illegal fishing; and extending protection to vulnerable, pivotal ocean areas.

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19 Sept 2018 - Canada plans to take the accord to the United Nations General Assembly, says the federal environment minister.

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7 Jun 2018 - For years it’s been impossible to see illegal acts happening at sea, from overfishing to human rights abuses. Now that’s changing

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The 2009 FAO Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate IUU Fishing entered into force on 5 June 2016 and will convene its first Meeting of the

Event Date:
29/05/2017 - 10:45 to 31/05/2017 - 10:45
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UN Headquarters, Conference Room 8

Hosted by the FAO

Event Date:
14/02/2017 - 13:15 to 14:30
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