This is the final report of the GFCM Workshop on Illegal,
Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing in the Mediterranean. The Workshop was
convened in response to a recommendation of the twenty-eighth session of the
General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (Tangiers, Morocco,
14 - 17 October 2003). It was organized by the GFCM Secretariat with the assistance of FAO project GCP/INT/942/JPN ("Support to the Plan of Implementation of the World Summit on Sustainable Development" [WSSD]) financed by the Fisheries Agency of Japan as well as by the FAO FishCode Programme, through component project GCP/INT/849/USA ("Support for Implementation of IPOA/IUU Fishing") and through the FishCodeTrust (MTF/GLO/125/MUL).