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Singapore works with Regional Fisheries Management Organisations on catch documentation schemes
by Singapore (Government)
Singapore has been actively engaging relevant Regional Fisheries Management Organisations (RFMOs), such the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT), the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT), the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) and the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) on their catch documentation schemes to facilitate the trade of the relevant fish species.
Progress reports
14.4
By 2020, effectively regulate harvesting and end overfishing, illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and destructive fishing practices and implement science-based management plans, in order to restore fish stocks in the shortest time feasible, at least to levels that can produce maximum sustainable yield as determined by their biological characteristics
Type of commitment
  • Compliance, monitoring and enforcement
  • Eco-labelling, traceability, certification programmes
  • Other (please specify): Trade facilitation
2017
Contribute to more sustainable and accountable fishing practices in regions managed by RFMOs.
2017
Monitoring and facilitation of trade in fish and fishery products managed within RFMOs catch documentation schemes.
Other, please specify
Trade facilitation and cooperation in RFMOs Catch documentation schemes.
Basic information
Time-frame: 2017 - 2017
Partners
Singapore (Government)
Ocean Basins
  • Indian Ocean
  • North Pacific
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Luke Tang, Mr, reach.luke@gmail.com,
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