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.

RFMO Best Practices Snapshot — 2021: Observer Requirements

Date Added: March 1, 2021
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Tags: Best Practices, CCSBT, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, Observer Coverage, Observer Programs, RFMOs, WCPFC
Authors: ISSF
Language: English
report_type: Snapshot

Description

This “snapshot” identifies best practices in observer requirements, and then shows each RFMO’s progress in implementing those practices. The snapshot was updated in March 2021.

See our related report, ISSF 2021-05: Survey of Human Observer Programs for Purse Seine Vessels and a Set of Best Practices.*