IUCN - Oceanic Fisheries Management (Unsustainable Fishing) Working Group

Oceanic Fisheries Management (Unsustainable Fishing) Working Group

Tuna ensnared near the mouth of a fish trap

Chair: Etika Rupeni

Focus on regional issues:

Offshore fisheries (EEZ and High Seas). Promote and support informed civil society engagement in regional fisheries management issues. Emphaize biodiversity ecosystem-based management.
High level Rountable engagement in regional fisheries processes within 18 months.

Membership: 

WWF, IUCN, Greepeace, US REgional Env. Officer, USP