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Major regional fisheries management organizations to take part in the Global Fishery Forum in Russia June 27, 2019   |  Source : TASS

Representatives of major international fisheries management organizations will take part in the III Global Fishery Forum in St. Petersburg, including the North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission (NEAFC), the International Council for the Exploration of th...

Action taken against Spanish fishermen in Gibraltar June 27, 2019   |  Source : Gibraltar Chronicle  | Copyright : Gibraltar Chronicle

A Spanish fishing vessel was intercepted and reported for using a prohibited trammel net, before being made to leave British Gibraltar waters in an incident which drew the intervention of the Guardia Civil and the Royal Navy yesterday. The UK Governmen...

Robben Island joins list of 20 new protected marine sites in South Africa by Alison Kock June 27, 2019   |  Source : Down to Earth

South Africa’s Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries recently declared 20 marine sites as protected areas. One of them is Robben Island, the site of the prison where anti-apartheid activists including Nelson Mandela were jailed for decades. ...

WTO fisheries negotiations: Failure is not an option says Roberto Azevêdo, Director General June 27, 2019   |  Source : SDG IISD

Roberto Azevêdo, Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), recently went on record about the importance of completing by year-end the WTO negotiations for the elimination of fisheries subsidies that contribute to illegal, unregulated and un...

The highly interconnected small-world network of fisheries, a study says June 27, 2019   |  Source : European Scientist

It is indeed a small world after all. The world’s marine fisheries form a “small-world network” and every year, over $10 billion worth of fish are caught in countries outside the ones in which they are spawned, according to a new study published on ...

New ILO Treaty to protect workers from violence, harassment June 27, 2019   |  Source : HRW

The adoption of a ground-breaking global treaty on June 21, 2019 by the International Labour Organization (ILO) will improve protections for workers facing violence and harassment, Human Rights Watch said today. ILO member governments, worker representat...

UN Women released report about progress of world's females June 27, 2019   |  Source : UN WOMEN

Families around the world look, feel, and live differently today. Families can be “make or break” for women and girls when it comes to achieving their rights. They can be places of love, care, and fulfillment but, too often, they are also spaces where...

The Jakarta Declaration of the Global Network for the Right to Food and Nutrition seeks convergence June 27, 2019   |  Source : Right to Food And Nutrition

The Global Network continues to grow and build as a space of convergence, seeking to strengthen the global movement for the right to food and nutrition. Civil Society organizations, members of the Global Network for the Right to Food and Nutrition (GNRtFN...

Trailblazers for food security lauded at FAO ceremony June 26, 2019   |  Source : reliefweb

Government ministries in Pakistan and Rwanda, a group of Spanish journalists, a Norwegian research vessel, a group of current and former parliamentarians in Chile, and FAO field staff who worked in South Sudan and Yemen have been recognized at today's FAO...

Moroccan House of Representatives adopts fisheries deal with EU June 25, 2019   |  Source : Xinhua  | Copyright : 2000-2019 XINHUANET.com

The Moroccan House of Representatives unanimously adopted on Monday the new fisheries deal signed on Jan. 19, between Morocco and the EU. The lower house also adopted the protocol for the implementation of the agreement and the related exchange of lett...

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