The international framework of fisheries management

Robin R. Churchill and Daniel Owen

in The EC Common Fisheries Policy

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199275847
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191706080 | DOI:

Series: Oxford European Community Law Library Series

 The international framework of fisheries management

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This chapter discusses what is meant by, and what is involved in, fisheries management. Topics covered include the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, the UN Fish Stocks Agreement, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Compliance Agreement, FAO's Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries and International Plans of Action, regional fisheries management organizations, and importing environmental issues into fisheries management.

Keywords: European Commission; UN Convention; Fish Stocks Agreement; FAO Compliance Agreement; United Nations

Chapter.  27601 words. 

Subjects: EU Law

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