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|The International Challenge of Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing||June 28, 2022||English||N/A||IUU||Illegal Fishing, Infographics||N/A||Final||June 28, 2022|
|Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Conservation Measures Category||June 27, 2022||English||N/A||Conservation Measures, IUU||Conservation Measures, Illegal Fishing, Infographics||N/A||Final||June 27, 2022|
|RFMO Best Practice Performance||June 1, 2022||English||CCSBT, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, WCPFC||Best Practices, CCSBT, Compliance, FADs, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, IUU, Observer Coverage, RFMOs, Supply Vessel, Transshipment, Vessel Lists, Vessel Monitoring System, WCPFC||RFMO Best Practices Snapshots||N/A||Final||June 1, 2022|
|ISSF 2022-10: Transshipment: Strengthening Tuna RFMO Transshipment Regulations*||May 18, 2022||Claire van der Geest||English||N/A||Best Practices, CCSBT, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, IUU, MCS, RFMOs, Transshipment, WCPFC||Best Practices Reports, Scientific Reports, Technical Reports||N/A||Technical Report||May 18, 2022|
|RFMO Progress on Proposals on MCS and IUU (2013-2021)||January 20, 2022||English||IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, WCPFC||IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, IUU, MCS, RFMOs, WCPFC||Infographics||N/A||Final||January 20, 2022|
|ISSF 2016-03: Unique Vessel Identifiers. Application to vessels less than 24 metres, 100GT or 100GRT||February 11, 2016||Ana Justel-Rubio, Claire van der Geest||English||N/A||IUU, MCS, UVI||Scientific Reports, Technical Reports||N/A||Technical Report||February 11, 2016|
|Open Letter in Response to Greenpeace Inquiry on Alleged IUU Activity||August 13, 2015||English||N/A||IUU||Illegal Fishing||N/A||N/A||August 13, 2015|
|White Paper Regarding ISSF Definition Of Illegal, Unreported, And Unregulated (“IUU”) Fishing Activity||July 2, 2014||English||N/A||IUU||Illegal Fishing||N/A||N/A||July 2, 2014|
|ISSF 2014-08: Updated Guidance on Electronic Monitoring Systems for Tropical Tuna Purse Seine Fisheries*||June 5, 2014||Dr. Victor Restrepo, Javier Ariz, Jon Ruiz, Ana Justel-Rubio, Pierre Chavance||English||N/A||Electronic Monitoring & Reporting, IUU, Purse Seine||Scientific Reports, Technical Reports||N/A||Technical Report||June 5, 2014|