Ocean Action Hub

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.

Approved

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.

Approved

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

Approved

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

Approved

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

Approved

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
Official

UN Headquarters, Conference Room 8

Hosted by the FAO

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