ISSF convenes a diverse group of stakeholders — NGOs, vessel owners, retailers, tuna processors and more — to make sustainability recommendations to tuna Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs).

Here are recent advocacy letters that have resulted from that collaborative work.

ISSF VOSI Audit Policy

Date Added: November 19, 2021
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Tags: Compliance, Fisheries Improvement Projects, MSC Certification, Vessel Lists
Authors: ISSF
Language: English
Featured: False
Report Type: Final

Description

This document from MRAG Americas, updated in September 2021, describes the audit protocol for vessels on ISSF’s Vessels in Other Sustainability Initiatives (VOSI).

VOSI is a public list of vessels fishing in Marine Stewardship Council-certified fisheries, participating in Fishery Improvement Projects (FIPs), or both.