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2019/7/19 Articles include “The 94th Meeting of IATTC is urged to seriously consider IATTC Staff’s advice and to adopt effective measures without delay, in order to cope with the recent increase in FAD setting by purse seiners in the EPO.” and so on.(Click here)

2019/3/29 Articles include “Parties to CITES are urged to fully respect the assessments by the FAO Advisory Expert Panel for commercially-exploited aquatic species to be dealt with at CoP18” and so on.(Click here)

2018/12/5 Articles include “The OPRT reiterates its urging the WCPFC, in accordance with the precautionary principle, to refrain from taking actions based on the results of new assessments, which could lead to irreparable damage to the WCPO bigeye stock.” and so on.(Click here)

2018/10/31 Articles include “The Atlantic bigeye stock further deteriorated. ICCAT is urged to realize the recovery of productivity of the stock as a priority by introducing strengthened measures that are effective enough to reduce fishing mortality of small bigeye tunas, along with a reduction of t…Read more…>>

2018/3/30 Articles include “Fishing Vessels less than 100GT and 12m in length overall and larger can be assigned with an IMO number. Tuna related RFMOs are urged to utilize this new scheme for strengthening fishing vessel identifying and tracking mechanism as soon as possible.” and so on.(Click here…Read more…>>

2017/11/1 Articles include “OPRT calls for fair and effective measures to be established and implemented without delay to realize the recovery of the WCPO bigeye stock, and for the major uncertainties in the latest assessment for this stock to be resolved swiftly so that an improved assessment will …Read more…>>

2017/3/31 Articles include “Extension of the closure period for purse seine operations from 61 to 87 days was not agreed Catch limits for bigeye and yellowfin combined were introduced for the purse seine fishery. -The 91st Meeting of the Commission (Extraordinary)-” and so on.(Click here)

2017/2/1 Articles include “CCSBT decided to increase annual TAC for 2018-2020 – A 3,000t increase from the 2017 level –” and so on.(Click here)

2016/9/30 Articles include “OPRT calls for fair and effective measures be adopted and implemented without delay to realize the recovery of the WCPO bigeye stock” and so on.(Click here)

2016/3/31 Articles include “Urgent Action for recovery of bigeye stocks called for by the Representative of the Tsukiji Intermediate Wholesalers” and so on.(Click here)