COVID-19 is a chance to end harmful fishing subsidies. Here’s why we must take it (World Economic Forum)
The COVID-19 recovery is a chance to foster a truly sustainable ocean economy. To that end, the world must work together to end harmful subisidies
The WTO talks on fisheries subsidies resume with pressure on marine resources and economic inequity on the line
15 January 2020: The World Trade Organization resumed talks on fishing subsidies last week. Globally, governments spend an estimated US$35 billion a year on fishing
40 organizations call on Commissioners Vella and Malmström to uphold subsidies ban on new fishing vessels
13 September 2018 – In a letter, 40 environmental organizations call for the European Commission to uphold the current State Aid Guidelines to the fisheries sector
A recent paper in Nature Communications shows that there is a substantial relationship between the prevalence of modern slavery in a fishing nation and the
The “Green Industrial Policy: Concept, Policies, Country Experiences” report is a joint publication by UN Environment and the German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE).
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted in 2015 include a specific goal to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources – SDG14.