FFA in the News - October 2010

FISHERIES MANAGEMENT

 

1) FFA

FFA & SPC assist consultative process for fisheries management & legal review

http://www.ffa.int/node/408

 

2) IWLEARN

FFA & SPC assist consultative process for fisheries management http://www.iwlearn.net/News/iwlearn/ffa-spc-assist-consultative-process-for-fisheries-management

 

3) RADIO AUSTRALIA PACIFIC BEAT

SPC report warns Pacific fisheries industry could collapse by 2035 http://www.solomonstarnews.com/news/regional/8777-report-says-on-shore-fish-processing-best-for-region

 

4) RADIO NEW ZEALAND INTERNATIONAL

FFA study calls for action to sustain fisheries

http://www.rnzi.com/pages/news.php?op=read&id=56694

 

5) SPC

Pacific fisheries face collapse without strategic action http://www.spc.int/en/support-services/strategy-policy-and-planning/activities/609-pacific-fisheries-face-collapse-without-strategic-action.html

 

 

PALAU MAMMAL SANCTUARY

 

6) ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS SERVICE

Palau Declares South Pacific Sanctuary for Whales, Dolphins http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/oct2010/2010-10-25-02.html

 

7) SOLOMON STAR

Palau Declares Marine Mammal Sanctuary

http://solomontimes.com/news.aspx?nwID=5638

 

 

PNA

 

8) BBC EARTHWATCH

Marine protection - the legal route

http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/richardblack/2010/10/from_the_un_convention_on_1.html

 

9) AUSTRALIA NETWORK

Pacific announces new high seas tuna fishing ban http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/pacbeat/stories/201010/s3030233.htm

 

10) FIS.COM

PNA extends high seas fishing ban

http://www.fis.com/fis/worldnews/worldnews.asp?l=e&country=0&special=&monthyear=&day=&id=38467&ndb=1&df=0

 

11) RADIO AUSTRALIA

Pacific nations extend bans on tuna fishing http://www.radioaustralianews.net.au/stories/201010/3030092.htm?desktop

 

12) RADIO NEW ZEALAND INTERNATIONAL

Parties to Nauru Agreement extend high-seas fishing ban to ensure sustainable stocks http://www.rnzi.com/pages/news.php?op=read&id=56310

 

13) SAMOA NEWS

Pacific extends tuna fishing ban

http://www.samoanews.com/viewstory.php?storyid=19493&edition=1286359200

 

14) MARIANAS VARIETY

Pacific nations extend ban on tuna fishing http://www.mvariety.com/pacific-news/pacific-nations-extend-ban-on-tuna-fishing.php

 

15) CHINA FEED

Pacific Nations Extend Bans on Tuna Fishing

http://global.chinafeedonline.com/global/info/news/show_news_detail.jsp?id=530172

 

16) AUSTRALIA NETWORK

Pacific nations extend bans on tuna fishing http://australianetworknews.com/stories/201010/3030092.htm?desktop

 

17) TUNASEINERS.COM

PNA nations extends tuna fishing ban

http://tunaseiners.com/blog/2010/10/pna-nations-extends-tuna-fishing-ban/

 

18) FIS.COM

PNA nations extends tuna fishing ban

http://fis.com/fis/worldnews/worldnews.asp?monthyear=&day=6&id=38467&l=e&special=&ndb=1%20target=

 

19) ABC RADIO AUSTRALIA

Pacific extends tuna fishing ban

http://www.abc.net.au/ra/asiapac/stories/201010/s3030359.htm

 

20) SCOOP

Five Pacific nations step up campaign to protect sharks http://pacific.scoop.co.nz/2010/10/five-pacific-nations-step-up-campaign-to-protect-sharks/

 

 

ILLEGAL FISHING

 

21) SOLOMON STAR

We may benefit $2 million fine

http://solomonstarnews.com/news/national/8274-we-may-benefit-2million-fine

 

22) RADIO AUSTRALIA

China caught for illegal tuna fishing in Pacific http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/pacbeat/stories/201010/s3031287.htm

 

23) ABC ASIA PACIFIC

Chinese tuna boats to face possible ban from the Pacific http://abcasiapacificnews.com/stories/201010/3031156.htm

 

24) SOLOMON TIMES

Fisheries Minister thanks donors

http://solomontimes.com/news.aspx?nwID=5599

 

25) CME MARKETS

China caught for illegal tuna fishing in the Pacific http://www.cmemarkets.com/v3/2010/10/08/china-caught-for-illegal-tuna-fishing-in-the-pacific/

 

 

FISHERIES DEVELOPMENT

 

26) PACIFIC ISLANDS FORUM

FEMM discusses maximising economic returns from fisheries http://www.forumsec.org.fj/pages.cfm/newsroom/press-statements/2010/14th-femm-discusses-report-on-maximising-returns-from-fisheries-sector.html

 

27) SOLOMON STAR

Report says on-shore fish processing best for region http://www.solomonstarnews.com/news/regional/8777-report-says-on-shore-fish-processing-best-for-region

 

Anouk Ride

Media and Publications

Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency

www.ffa.int