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.

Joint Advocacy Letters tagged with Strategic Plan

Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
Advancing Sustainable Tuna Fisheries: A Five-Year Plan February 5, 2018 N/A English N/A ISSF, Strategic Plan Strategic Plan N/A N/A February 5, 2018
Bycatch Mitigation Research Progress Report February 26, 2018 N/A English N/A Bigeye Tuna, Bycatch Mitigation, Sea Turtles, Sharks, Strategic Plan Infographics, Strategic Plan N/A N/A February 26, 2018
Non-Entangling FADs: Skipper Acceptance Levels & RFMO Proposals January 21, 2020 N/A English N/A FADs, Non-Entangling FADs, RFMOs, Skippers Workshops, Strategic Plan Infographics, Strategic Plan N/A Final January 21, 2020
Status of Tuna Harvest Control Rule Development June 22, 2018 N/A English N/A Harvest Control Rules, Harvest Strategies, Strategic Plan, Tuna Infographics, Strategic Plan N/A N/A June 22, 2018