Europeche has welcomed the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation’s (FAO) SOFIA report declaring that almost 80% of the fish consumed worldwide comes from sustainable stocks
The addition of REM cameras on board fishing vessels is a debate that looks set to grow and it was one of the items on today’s Blue Deals Debate.
Pim Visser, President of the EAPO has written to the DG-MARE, Director, Charlina Vitcheva on the EAPOs position in regards to the Commission’s current regulations on weighing landings.
The EU’s Chief Negotiator has said “the UK continues to backtrack on the commitments it has undertaken in the Political Declaration.”
EU Commissioner, Virginijus Sinkevičius has announced that the post-2020 EMFF will be strengthened with an additional €500 million.
The European Commission has announced Charlina Vitcheva from Bulgaria as the new Director-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE).