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FAO advises the Global Fishery Forum on how to deal with illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing


An expert-level discussion on the dangers IUU-fishing poses took place at the Second Global Fishery Forum. The issue is not confined to the threat to effective preservation and sustainable use of fish stock. IUU- fishing contributes to degradation of fish stocks and undermines efforts to restore depleted resources. It leads to commercial losses, affecting both direct income from fish trade and employment opportunities.

In his presentation, Matthew Camilleri, FAO’s Senior Fishery Officer from the Fishing Operations and Technology Branch, spoke about the tools, mechanisms, and means available to Russia to combat IUU-fishing.

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