FFA and WCPFC sign agreement to build WCPFC vessel monitoring system

The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) and the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) recently signed a Service Level Agreement for FFA to develop a Vessel Monitoring System for the WCPFC, in Busan, Korea. The WCPFC will be the first regional fisheries management organisation to have a Vessel Monitoring System in place, scheduled for 2009.

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PHOTO: FFA Director General Su’a N.F. Tanielu and WCPFC Executive Director Andrew Wright (seated) and FFA and WCPFC Staff at the signing ceremony for the Service Level Agreement.