UNCTAD-FAO-UNEP Project: Regulating Fisheries SubsidiesDisplaying results 1 - 10 of 26
Fisheries subsidies deal: Why we need it and how to implement it
28 Mar 2022
By David Vivas-Eugui, UNCTAD, Victoria Chomo and Marcio Castro de Souza, FAO
How to craft a strong WTO deal on fishing subsidies
19 Nov 2020
By David Vivas Eugui, Legal Officer, UNCTAD
COVID-19 offers opportunity to save our ocean
8 Jun 2020
The increasingly unsustainable use of marine resources for economic activities has hurt the health of our oceans, seas and coasts. Governments and businesses have the opportunity to turn the tide and make blue economy sectors more "green" in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.
COVID-19 offers opportunities to make fishing industries more sustainable
7 May 2020
The pandemic is inflicting economic and social harm on those working in fisheries sectors, but it opens a window to make seafood industries more sustainable.
Life below water matters
28 Feb 2019
For the first time, World Wildlife Day focuses on the grave threats facing our oceans and life under the surface, on which billions of families around the world depend
Oceans Forum: Use trade to help, not harm, global fisheries
19 Jul 2018
UNCTAD-hosted Second Oceans Forum represents important step toward achieving trade-related aspects of Sustainable Development Goal 14, UN envoy says.
'Seaweed' pencil shows untapped economic potential of marine resources
18 Jul 2018
Peru's Biopencil made from sustainably harvested algae shows that the oceans economy is much more than seafood.
From fish to dish – securing a sustainable future for the fisheries sector
17 Jul 2018
Exclusive interview with Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of the UNCTAD.
WTO fisheries subsidies negotiations - down but not out
17 Jul 2018
Reports of the death of fisheries discussions in the World Trade Organization have been greatly exaggerated says the chairman of its rules negotiating group.