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Document: 2023 ICCAT Position Statement (English)


ISSF prepared this position statement for consideration at the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) 28th regular meeting on November 13-20, 2023. The statement covers topics in these categories: compliance processes; tuna stock conservation; fish aggregating device (FAD) management; electronic monitoring and reporting and observer coverage; transshipment regulation; effective management procedures (harvest strategies); bycatch mitigation and shark protections; and capacity. The statement includes ISSF’s top “asks” or requests of ICCAT.

French and Spanish translations of this statement are available.

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