The aim of the workshop was to develop national capacity and promote regional co-ordination to strengthen and harmonise port State measures and meet the requirements of relevant FAO plans of action to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. Topics addressed include: the role of the port State in combating IUU fishing and promoting long-term sustainability in fisheries; the FAO Model Scheme; international developments; issues relating to port State measures at the regional level; regional issues and priorities of the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA).In relation to the development of joint and reciprocal surveillance and enforcement arrangements, it is noted that other States in ... if the exchange of information relating to inspections (including at-port inspections), VMS, landing, transhipment, licensing and prosecutions, were included. ... The FAO Model Scheme provides guidance on the management of inspection information including that informationanbsp;...
|Title||:||Report of the FAO/FFA Regional Workshop to Promote the Full and Effective Implementation of Port State Measures to Combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing, Nadi, Fiji, 28 August-1 September 2006|
|Author||:||Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations|
|Publisher||:||Food & Agriculture Org. - 2007|