Category Archives: PNA countries

MSC CEO & team (‘but not Board’… invited [or summoned?] to attend in January) meet with UK Parliamentarians & members of On The Hook campaign

Continue reading MSC CEO & team (‘but not Board’… invited [or summoned?] to attend in January) meet with UK Parliamentarians & members of On The Hook campaign

BRITISH MPs urge the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) to review its Standard; MSC is “UK registered, UK based, charity so we are right to hold it to account”

Continue reading BRITISH MPs urge the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) to review its Standard; MSC is “UK registered, UK based, charity so we are right to hold it to account”

WORDING… Dutch Advertising Code Committee finds that Princes is “misleading consumers” with some of tuna cans sustainability claims

Continue reading WORDING… Dutch Advertising Code Committee finds that Princes is “misleading consumers” with some of tuna cans sustainability claims

“DON’T eat reef fish”: Of Ecotourism, reef fish consumption, climate change, benefits, trade-offs & adaptation strategies in Palau

Continue reading “DON’T eat reef fish”: Of Ecotourism, reef fish consumption, climate change, benefits, trade-offs & adaptation strategies in Palau

TESCO caught making misleading “100%” pole and line tuna sustainability claim by #OnTheHook campaign

Continue reading TESCO caught making misleading “100%” pole and line tuna sustainability claim by #OnTheHook campaign

“MSC is disappointed to see these misleading and false claims and strongly rejects the accusation of duping consumers” re. #OnTheHook

Continue reading “MSC is disappointed to see these misleading and false claims and strongly rejects the accusation of duping consumers” re. #OnTheHook

“MSC are betraying the trust of consumers and duping them into purchasing what they believe is truly sustainable tuna”; New Campaign criticises MSC “monopoly”

Continue reading “MSC are betraying the trust of consumers and duping them into purchasing what they believe is truly sustainable tuna”; New Campaign criticises MSC “monopoly”

OSLO meeting: Attention turns to implementation at first Meeting of Parties on Port State Measures Agreement; #SDG14

Continue reading OSLO meeting: Attention turns to implementation at first Meeting of Parties on Port State Measures Agreement; #SDG14

“COMPLETE Failure of Fisheries Commission to Save Pacific Bluefin Tuna but Lifeline for Fisheries Observers” – WWF ‘gravely concerned’

Continue reading “COMPLETE Failure of Fisheries Commission to Save Pacific Bluefin Tuna but Lifeline for Fisheries Observers” – WWF ‘gravely concerned’

“MORE retailers and brands are choosing to use the MSC label to communicate their commitment to sustainability” – MSC CEO

Continue reading “MORE retailers and brands are choosing to use the MSC label to communicate their commitment to sustainability” – MSC CEO

Pacifical’s MSC-certified tuna now available at IKEA Spain; IKEA’s food business worth in excess of €1.7 billion

Continue reading Pacifical’s MSC-certified tuna now available at IKEA Spain; IKEA’s food business worth in excess of €1.7 billion

‘ETHICALLY-aware’ Princes expands MSC certified ranges & “fully committed to the quality, integrity and long-term sustainability of seafood”

Continue reading ‘ETHICALLY-aware’ Princes expands MSC certified ranges & “fully committed to the quality, integrity and long-term sustainability of seafood”

PACIFICAL launches Social Guidelines for its MSC tuna fisheries; Aims to “safeguard the welfare of the over 5,000 crew members” onboard 300 vessels

Continue reading PACIFICAL launches Social Guidelines for its MSC tuna fisheries; Aims to “safeguard the welfare of the over 5,000 crew members” onboard 300 vessels

STRICT catch limits to save bluefin tuna are needed in the Pacific, WWF tells IATCC; “Majority of catches are juveniles”

Continue reading STRICT catch limits to save bluefin tuna are needed in the Pacific, WWF tells IATCC; “Majority of catches are juveniles”

BUMBLE Bee commits to purchase & promote MSC-certified tuna from PNA countries; “Reinforces company’s commitment to sustainability and traceability”

Continue reading BUMBLE Bee commits to purchase & promote MSC-certified tuna from PNA countries; “Reinforces company’s commitment to sustainability and traceability”

NEW Pacific IUU fishing report puts confirmed figure on illegal tuna fishing; “… will set a definitive baseline”

Continue reading NEW Pacific IUU fishing report puts confirmed figure on illegal tuna fishing; “… will set a definitive baseline”

PNA yellowfin tuna fisheries becomes world’s 1st major free school purse seine yellowfin tuna fishery to achieve MSC certification 

Continue reading PNA yellowfin tuna fisheries becomes world’s 1st major free school purse seine yellowfin tuna fishery to achieve MSC certification 

WWF ‘cautiously optimistic’… “Observer safety improving but slow progress to protect Pacific tuna stocks”

Continue reading WWF ‘cautiously optimistic’… “Observer safety improving but slow progress to protect Pacific tuna stocks”

PALAU MPA: Pacific island nation now leads the world in highest percentage of its exclusive economic zone set aside for full protection – Pew

Continue reading PALAU MPA: Pacific island nation now leads the world in highest percentage of its exclusive economic zone set aside for full protection – Pew

GREENPEACE Australia calls for overhaul of Pacific fishing practices after Nauru transshipment ban

Continue reading GREENPEACE Australia calls for overhaul of Pacific fishing practices after Nauru transshipment ban