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Andrea Athanas presenting IUCN's statement to the UN CSD

Linking energy, ecosystems and livelihoods at UN CSD15

IUCN delivered a statement and released a position paper urging the CSD to link energy, ecosystems and livelihoods for sustainable development. …  

02 May 2007 | News story

Deep-sea catch

28 recommendations on deep-sea fisheries

IUCN was part of the Expert Consultation on deep-sea fisheries on the high seas who have recently released a report of conclusions and recommendations to deep-sea fisheries on the high seas. Among them was recognition that spatial and temporal management tools such as Marine Protected Areas are particularly useful in data-poor situations such as encountered in the deep seas. …  

24 Apr 2007 | News story

FAO

Nations agree to develop instrument to enforce minimum standards of port control to combat illegal fishing by 2009

Illegal fishing, trade in fish, the ecosystem approach to fisheries management, marine protected areas, and the strengthening of Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs) top COFI agenda …  

14 Mar 2007 | News story

Ecosystems and Biodiversity in Deep Waters and High Seas

Ecosystems and Biodiversity in Deep Waters and High Seas

Ecosystems and Biodiversity in Deep Waters and High Seas …  

15 Jun 2006 | Downloads - publication

PARKS Vol 15 No 3 High Seas Marine Protected Areas 2005

PARKS Vol 15 No 3 High Seas Marine Protected Areas 2005

PARKS Vol 15 No 3 High Seas Marine Protected Areas 2005 …  

01 Jun 2006 | Downloads - publication

Closing the Net: Stopping Illegal Fishing on the High Seas

Closing the Net: Stopping Illegal Fishing on the High Seas

Closing the Net: Stopping Illegal Fishing on the High Seas …  

15 Mar 2006 | Downloads - publication

The International Legal Regime of the High Seas and the Seabed Beyond the Limits of National Jurisdiction

The International Legal Regime of the High Seas, CBD Technical Series No 19

The International Legal Regime of the High Seas -CBD Technical Series No 19 …  

03 Nov 2005 | Downloads - publication

Governance of the Mediterranean Sea: Outlook for the Legal Regime

Governance of the Mediterranean Sea: Outlook for the Legal Regime

Governance of the Mediterranean Sea: Outlook for the Legal Regime …  

01 Mar 2005 | Downloads - publication

The Mediterranean deep-sea ecosystems: An overview of their structure, functioning and anthropogenic impacts

The Mediterranean deep-sea ecosystems: An overview of their structure, functioning and anthropogenic impacts

The Mediterranean deep-sea ecosystems: An overview of their structure, functioning and anthropogenic impacts …  

15 Nov 2004 | Downloads - publication

High Seas Bottom Trawl Fisheries and their Impact on the Biodiversity of Vulnerable Deep-Sea Ecosystems: Options for International Action

High Seas Bottom Trawl Fisheries and their Impact on the Biodiversity of Vulnerable Deep-Sea Ecosystems: Options for International Action

High Seas Bottom Trawl Fisheries and their Impact on the Biodiversity of Vulnerable Deep-Sea Ecosystems: Options for International Action …  

01 Nov 2004 | Downloads - publication