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Fisheries and Aquaculture Department
MissionObjectivesThe main objectives of the Regional Fisheries Committee for the Gulf of Guinea (COREP) are:
COREP area of competence - National waters, Inland watersSpecies and stocks coverage All living resources within the area of competence. Legal framework Established by the Convention Concerning the Regional Development of Fisheries in the Gulf of Guinea, signed at Libreville, Gabon, on 21 June 1984. The Convention was superseded by a new Convention of the same name. The new Convention comes into full effect once two-thirds of the states have signed it. Since 2008, the COREP is a specialized organization of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS). LanguagesFrench, Portuguese, Spanish. Organizations involved Structure It is foreseen that the COREP will be composed of:
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