FAO Agreement on Port State Measures binding international law as of today
5 June 2016, Rome - A groundbreaking international accord aimed at stamping out illegal fishing went into effect today and is now legally binding for the 29 countries and a regional organization that have adhered to [more…]
New Director of the FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA)
May 2016 - Manuel Barange assumed responsibilities as Director of the FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA). His professional record includes several high profile roles in the [more…]
Ground-breaking illegal fishing accord soon to enter into force: FAO Port State Measures ...
Illegal, unregulated and unreported (IUU) fishing is about to become much more difficult thanks to the imminent entry into force of the Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA), a ground-breaking international accord [more…]