Common Oceans - A partnership for sustainability in the ABNJ

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Connectivity for a healthy ocean
Category: Deep Seas & Biodiversity
Type of document: Videos
Watch this video to learn more about the connectivity of our ocean, and how it is managed. It was prepared under the Common Oceans ABNJ Deep Sea Project, by implementing partner the UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC).
Report of ISSF Skippers Workshop Majuro (Marshall Islands) 1 July 2019
Category: Tuna & Biodiversity
Type of document: Reports
The document summarizes results obtained during the noted in round 9.7 workshop
Report of ISSF Skippers Workshop General Santos (Philippines) 27th June 2019
Category: Tuna & Biodiversity
Type of document: Reports
The document summarizes results obtained during the noted in round 9.6 workshop
Report of ISSF BioFAD Workshop in General Santos (Philippines) and Majuro (Marshall Islands) 26 June - 1 July 2019
Category: Tuna & Biodiversity
Type of document: Reports
Following the series of workshops on biodegradable FADs that ISSF has been conducting with the support of FAO, Common Oceans ABNJ Tuna project, 2 workshops were organized in Philippines (General Santos) and Marshall Islands (Majuro). Previous workshops were organized in Europe, with attendees from the Eastern Pacific, Atlantic and Indian Oceans. The document summarizes the results from the workshop that had the objective to promote the use of non-entangling and biodegradable FADs in the fleets operating in the Western Pacific Ocean. 
Report of ISSF BioFAD Workshop in Zadar (Croatia) 5th September 2019
Category: Tuna & Biodiversity
Type of document: Reports
Following the series of workshops on biodegradable Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) that ISSF has been conducting with the support of FAO, Common Oceans ABNJ Tuna project, in the western Pacific Ocean, a workshop in Zadar (Croatia) was organized. Zadar is homeport of the fleet (fishing masters and first officers), from Caroline Fisheries Corporation (CFC), a purse seine company based in Pohnpei (Federated States of Micronesia).  The document summarizes the results from the workshop that had the objective to promote the use of non-entangling and biodegradable FADs in the fleet and set the protocol to test 100 biodegradable FADs with CFC fleet