ISSF position statements raise issues and recommendations for Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs) to consider in their policymaking discussions and decisions.

Our advocacy team prepares and circulates our statements in advance of major tuna RFMO meetings. Some statements are available in several languages, depending on RFMO region. If you would like to request an older version of a statement, write to us at [email protected].

MSC Fisheries Standard (Principles)

Date Added: June 27, 2018
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Tags: Fisheries Improvement Projects, MSC Certification
Language: English

Description

This infographic, from the Fisheries Improvement section of our site, shows the high-level principles that make up the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Fisheries Standard. Fisheries that are seeking MSC certification — which includes those in fisheries improvement projects (FIPs) — are assessed by MSC against this standard.

We also have an infographic that shows the performance indicators under each principles.