General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean - GFCM

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Fisheries

Mediterranean and Black Sea fisheries feature a great variety of target species, vessels and fishing gears and play an extremely important socioeconomic role in the whole region. The mandate of the GFCM is to ensure the sustainability of fisheries activities through the adoption of adequate management measures. 

STOCK ASSESSMENT

FISHING FLEET

BLACKSEA4FISH

SMALL-SCALE FISHERIES

MANAGEMENT PLANS

RESEARCH PROGRAMMES

Discover the GFCM 2030 Strategy for sustainable fisheries and aquaculture in the Mediterranean and Black Sea

The GFCM 2030 Strategy offers a common vision and guiding principles to achieve sustainable fisheries and aquaculture in the region, federating efforts to deliver on national, regional and global commitments. Building upon the progress made and concerted action between all stakeholders, it addresses the social, economic and environmental aspects of sustainability in order to build resilience to respond to global challenges.