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US Treaty has 'matured and endured'- Ambassador Cefkin at historic signing in Fiji

Saturday 3 Dec 2016-- Pacific ministers, heads of fisheries and delegations from both sides were part of a historic signing event today at the Novotel in Nadi, Fiji Islands as the US and Pacific multilateral fisheries renegotiated treaty began rounding up signatures. Most member nations have signed, with more to come as more heads of delegation arrive in the build up to WCPFC13, which opens Monday 5 December.
 

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 9: Issue 5 September-October 2016

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 9: Issue 5 September-October 2016

By Elizabeth Havice, Mike McCoy, Liam Campling[1]

 

CONTENTS

WTO Fisheries Subsidies

Proposed disciplines on fisheries subsidies are back on the international agenda

Preferential Trade Agreements

Ecuador tuna exports to the EU benefit from temporary relaxation of rules of origin

Fisheries Management

Summary of WCPFC’s Twelfth Technical & Compliance Committee Meeting 

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 9: Issue 4 July-August 2016

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 9: Issue 4July-August 2016

By Elizabeth Havice, Mike McCoy, Liam Campling1

 

CONTENTS

Preferential Trade Agreements

Brexit: Potential implications in the Pacific

EU and Indonesia enter Free Trade Agreement negotiations

Fisheries Management

Summary of WCPFC’s Twelfth Scientific Committee Meeting

Fisheries Development

PNA Ministerial meeting recognizes outgoing CEO, looks to the future

Pacific welcomes Prime Minister Key’s Future of Fisheries funding boost

FSMPIF2016, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, Friday 9th September 2016A funding injection announced today by the Prime Minister of New Zealand, John Key, in Pohnpei will provide a significant boost for the regional Roadmap aimed at ensuring sustainable development in Pacific fisheries. Visiting Micronesia for the Pacific Forum Leaders Meeting, Prime Minister Key has announced NZ $12.15 million to support sustainable coastal fisheries and aquaculture in the region.

Pacific Tuna Report Card 2016 to Forum Leaders

 

FSMPIF2016, Pohnpei, FSM—The 2016 regional report card for tuna fisheries is revealing a general momentum in its four goal areas- sustainability, value, employment and food security.

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