Category Archives: Europeche

ETHICS: MEPs will vote today on whether or not to ban “innovative” electric ‘pulse fishing’; “Reduces fuel consumption by 46%” says industry…

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EUROPECHE regrets the Recommendations adopted by ICCAT on Bluefin tuna; Accuses EC of failure to reach balanced agreement re. 2018 TAC in Med

Continue reading EUROPECHE regrets the Recommendations adopted by ICCAT on Bluefin tuna; Accuses EC of failure to reach balanced agreement re. 2018 TAC in Med

BALTIC Sea: “Fishing companies have to survive another critical year” – EuroPêche; Activists complain Vs. “lack of transparency in decision-making process”

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EUROPECHE showcases “sustainably caught seafood” in the European Parliament & hails “significant progress in achieving sustainable fisheries in the EU”

Continue reading EUROPECHE showcases “sustainably caught seafood” in the European Parliament & hails “significant progress in achieving sustainable fisheries in the EU”

EU fishing industry makes significant commitments to preserve and sustainably use ‘Our Oceans’

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EUROPECHE calls for more effective EU-wide rules to ensure that “only fish meeting high social and environmental standards can enter the EU market”

Continue reading EUROPECHE calls for more effective EU-wide rules to ensure that “only fish meeting high social and environmental standards can enter the EU market”

ILO meeting: Europêche fishing vessel owners agree to promote full respect for fishers’ social and labour rights

Continue reading ILO meeting: Europêche fishing vessel owners agree to promote full respect for fishers’ social and labour rights

IMPROVEMENTS in CFP’s external dimension “positions the EU distant-water fishing fleets at the forefront of the world’s sustainable fisheries” – Europêche

Continue reading IMPROVEMENTS in CFP’s external dimension “positions the EU distant-water fishing fleets at the forefront of the world’s sustainable fisheries” – Europêche

EUROPECHE satisfied with the outcome of the trilogue negotiations on the external fishing fleet Regulation

Continue reading EUROPECHE satisfied with the outcome of the trilogue negotiations on the external fishing fleet Regulation

EUROPEAN social partners call European Union to “take up its responsibility” to halt abuses of migrant fishers; Joint social partners resolution

Continue reading EUROPEAN social partners call European Union to “take up its responsibility” to halt abuses of migrant fishers; Joint social partners resolution

EUROPECHE rejects “false lobbying” accusations; “article manipulates [ICES] interpretation”… Acknowledges that [industry] “professionals collaborate with specialised media”

Continue reading EUROPECHE rejects “false lobbying” accusations; “article manipulates [ICES] interpretation”… Acknowledges that [industry] “professionals collaborate with specialised media”

“FISHING lobbies use press passes to loiter outside quota talks” – New Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) & Seas at Risk investigation

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TRILOGUE: ‘Right balance needed between sustainable management of fishing outside EU waters & speedy administrative procedures’ – Europêche

Continue reading TRILOGUE: ‘Right balance needed between sustainable management of fishing outside EU waters & speedy administrative procedures’ – Europêche

EU INDUSTRY pleased: 2017 Quota deal reached to fulfil MSYs “while taking into consideration duly justified socio-economic factors”

Continue reading EU INDUSTRY pleased: 2017 Quota deal reached to fulfil MSYs “while taking into consideration duly justified socio-economic factors”

‘TRIUMPHANT’ Seafood Showcase reception: EU Fishing sector celebrates “sustainably sourced seafood” in European Parliament; MSC mentioned…

Continue reading ‘TRIUMPHANT’ Seafood Showcase reception: EU Fishing sector celebrates “sustainably sourced seafood” in European Parliament; MSC mentioned…

EU ministers decide on Baltic Sea fisheries catch limits for 2017; “Baltic demersal fishermen dealth huge blow by EU” – Industry

Continue reading EU ministers decide on Baltic Sea fisheries catch limits for 2017; “Baltic demersal fishermen dealth huge blow by EU” – Industry

INTERACTIONS between MPAs & Fisheries – Europêche event in EU Parliament; “Stakeholders will identify where MPAs have had a negative impact”

Continue reading INTERACTIONS between MPAs & Fisheries – Europêche event in EU Parliament; “Stakeholders will identify where MPAs have had a negative impact”

EUROPEAN fishing industry “outraged over unfounded recommendation to close 30% marine areas globally to fishing”

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EUROPEAN Fishing industry organisation say EU Parliament & EU Commission “arbitrary” 800m deep sea ban “lacks scientific basis”

Continue reading EUROPEAN Fishing industry organisation say EU Parliament & EU Commission “arbitrary” 800m deep sea ban “lacks scientific basis”

“EU discard ban has worrying unforeseen consequences which will have a severe economic impact on the fishing sector… if all assumptions come true” – Europêche & EAPO

Continue reading “EU discard ban has worrying unforeseen consequences which will have a severe economic impact on the fishing sector… if all assumptions come true” – Europêche & EAPO