Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries - Special Edition - 2011

Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries
Special Edition



FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS

Rome 2011

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FAO.
Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. [Includes a CD-ROM].
Rome, FAO. 2011. 91 p.

This special edition of the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries commemorates 15 years since the Code was unanimously adopted on 31 October 1995. It includes the text of the Code in its entirety, background to the origin and elaboration of the Code and Resolution 4/95 as adopted by the Twenty-eighth session of the Conference of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). It also contains a CD-ROM containing the Code, its supporting documents and instruments, technical guidelines and related information.

CONTENTS


Foreword/Preface/Introduction

Article 1 / Nature and scope of the Code

Article 2 / Objectives of the Code

Article 3 / Relationship with other international instruments

Article 4 / Implementation, monitoring and updating

Article 5 / Special requirements of developing countries

Article 6 / General principles

Article 7 / Fisheries management

Article 8 / Fishing operations

Article 9 / Aquaculture development

Article 10 / Integration of fisheries into coastal area management

Article 11 / Post-harvest practices and trade

Article 12 / Fisheries research

Annex 1 / Background to the origin and elaboration of the Code

Annex 2 / Resolution 4/95