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 Progress on Proposals on Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) (2013-2020)

Date Added: February 23, 2021
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Tags: FADs, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, RFMOs, WCPFC
Language: English
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report_type: Final

Description

Created in January 2021, this infographic shows the number of tuna RFMO actions from 2013-2020 related to fish aggregating devices (FADs) that aligned with ISSF’s advocacy recommendations.

Our “RFMO Progress” infographic series conveys how these “cumulative wins” for key issues in sustainable fishing have increased over time across WCPFC, ICCAT, IATC, and IOTC.