Fisheries news archive
EU has little to report as UN meeting reviews progress on SDGs
The EU is relying on policy initiatives in particular areas. It needs to present an overarching SDG ...
Post-2020 funding for maritime and fisheries falls short of EU sustainability objectives
How will EU Member States achieve a level playing field and increase capacity in sustainable ...
Plastic pollution in Mediterranean Sea threatens the health of our ocean
Record levels of pollution from microplastics are threatening marine species, fisheries activities ...
Lack of public debate jeopardises new rules to control fishing activities and seafood traceability in EU
The EU and its Member States have a responsibility to prevent the sale of illegal seafood products ...
WWF applauds European Commission plastics proposal
Reducing single-use plastic in EU and discharge of fishing gear into our ocean
Half of plant and animal species at risk from climate change
50% of plant and animal species in the Mediterranean could face extinction due to climate change.
Blue Finance Principles Unveiled to Support Ocean Health and Investment
Today at The Economist World Ocean Summit, the Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Principles were ...
European countries not yet delivering a healthy Baltic Sea
Ten years after the Baltic Sea Action Plan was adopted , the recovery of the Baltic Sea remains ...
New report on the impact of the EU IUU Regulation on seafood trade flows
Ten years after the adoption of the EU IUU Regulation, a new report examines how the EU’s carding ...
MEPs miss crucial opportunity to protect our marine environment and juvenile fish
WWF has strongly condemned today’s vote by the European Parliament, which failed to reduce the ...