FAO Fisheries Report No. 645 - Report of the Second Meeting of FAO and Non-FAO Regional Fishery Bodies or Arrangements













Table of Contents


FIPL/R645
ISSN 0429-9337

Rome, 20-21 February 2001

Copies of FAO publications can be requested from:
Sales and Marketing Group
Information Division
FAO
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy
E-mail: publications-sales@fao.org
Fax: (+39) 06 5705 3360


The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this information product do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city, area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

ISSN 92-5-104583-6

All rights reserved. Reproduction and dissemination of material in this information product for educational or other non-commercial purposes are authorized without any prior written permission from the copyright holders provided the source is fully acknowledged. Reproduction of material in this information product for resale or other commercial purposes is prohibited without written permission of the copyright holders. Applications for such permission should be addressed to the Chief, Publishing and Multimedia Service, Information Division, FAO, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Rome, Italy or by e-mail to copyright@fao.org

© FAO 2001

This electronic document has been scanned using optical character recognition (OCR) software and careful manual recorrection. Even if the quality of digitalisation is high, the FAO declines all responsibility for any discrepancies that may exist between the present document and its original printed version.


Table of Contents


PREPARATION OF THIS REPORT

INTRODUCTION

REVIEW OF SOME EXTERNAL FACTORS THAT MAY IMPACT ON THE WORK OF REGIONAL FISHERY BODIES AND FISHERIES MANAGEMENT

INDICATORS TO ASSESS THE PERFORMANCE OF REGIONAL FISHERY BODIES

COOPERATION IN GLOBAL TRENDS AND STATUS REPORTING IN FISHERIES

ILLEGAL, UNREPORTED AND UNREGULATED (IUU) FISHING

DEVELOPMENTS IN CITES CRITERIA FOR LISTING COMMERCIALLY-EXPLOITED AQUATIC SPECIES

OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR COORDINATED ACTIVITIES ON ECOSYSTEM-BASED MANAGEMENT OF FISHERIES

TOPICS/AREAS FOR DISCUSSION AT THE THIRD MEETING

DATE AND PLACE OF THE THIRD MEETING

ANY OTHER MATTERS

ADOPTION OF THE REPORT

APPENDIXES:

A. Agenda
B. List of Participants
C. List of Documents
D. Opening Statement by Mr Ichiro Nomura, Assistant Director-General, Fisheries Department

BACK COVER