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The 2014 annual economic report on the EU fishing fleet

reportYou can find now available the STECF report on the EU economic performance online here.

You will find in it information at the National level and also for all the Mediterranean.


Cooperation between scientists and fishermen.


Presentation delivered to GAP2 by Domitilla Senni on behalf of Archipelagos, presenting some good examples of cooperation between scientists & fishermen in the Mediterranean.


The obligation to land all cathes – consequences for the Mediterranean

discardsPolicy Department B: Structural and Cohesion Policies of the European Parliament has carried out an in-depth analysis entitled The obligation to land all catches – consequences for the Mediterranean at the request of the Committee on Fisheries. You can download it here.


The Landing obligation of regulated species in the EU Mediterranean is raising some concerns about its effective implementation. This report provides a state-of-the-art of fishery discards in the Mediterranean, discussing consequences of the discards ban and finally providing some recommendations on how to tackle the problem of juvenile catches.


Comienza la reordenación del caladero español Mediterráneo

El próximo 16 y 17 de marzo miembros de MedReAct asistirán al primer seminario organizado por el gobierno español en el marco del proceso de reordenación del caladero español Mediterráneo.

Entre otros temas se tratarán:

  • El esfuerzo pesquero como nuevo modelo de gestión. Consecuencias Reforma PCP: Política de prohibición de descartes
  • Coordinación internacional países cuenca Mediterráneo.
  • “Revisión” del Reglamento de Medidas Técnicas del Mediterráneo (R. (CE)1967/2006)
  • Pesquería del Atún Rojo y Pesquería pez espada
  • Fortalecimiento de las OOPP en la OCM en el marco de la nueva PCP.
  • La innovación en el sector pesquero y acuícola
  • Gestión de la flota

Fishing Capacity Conference – Less is more!

MedReAct members will participate in this conference organized by the European Commission in Thessaloniki, 13th and 14th of March.

The complete program can be found here.

GFCM Scientific Advisory Committee, Malta, 17-20 March 2014

While the meeting registration is allowed only for representatives formally accredited by their competent Authorities or Organizations it is possible to consult the meeting documents here.

Among others the Conclusions of the First Regional Symposium on sustainable small-scale fisheries in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea (Malta, 27-20 November 2013) will be considered.