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Capacity-building Workshop on Implementation of Port State Measures under the APEC Roadmap on Combatting IUU Fishing

Cover_221_OFWG_Implementation of Port State Measures Workshop Report
Published Date November 2021
Type of Publication Reports
Publication Under SOM Steering Committee on Economic and Technical Cooperation (SCE), Ocean and Fisheries Working Group (OFWG)
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This report provides the content and key points of the workshop held on 21-22 July 2021 hosted by New Zealand. The workshop covered how economies can combat IUU fishing through use of effective port state measures; aiming to build capacity in the Asia-Pacific and promote port state measures as an essential tool to combat IUU fishing.

The Workshop was segmented into five themes:

Theme One – Significance – Economic impacts

Theme Two – Compliance with Port State Measures

Theme Three – FAO View on Significance

Theme Four – Emerging Technologies

Theme Five – Pacific focus on Application