The MSC runs an exciting and ambitious program, working with partners to transform the world's seafood markets and promote sustainable fishing practices.
Explanations of the Marine Stewardship Council's fisheries and chain of custody standards - for sustainable fishing and seafood traceability.
MSC meets the highest benchmarks for credible certification and ecolabelling, including the UN Food and Agriculture Organization guidelines and the ISEAL Code.
Learn about our standard
This short film explains the MSC standard for sustainability.
The MSC's Annual Report gives an overview of highlights and activities over the past financial year
Find out more about the Marine Stewardship Council in this list of 21 facts about MSC.
Ensuring developing countries can access the conservation and economic benefits of MSC certification.
The MSC is committed to providing fair and equal access for all fisheries seeking MSC certification.
Get an insight into the challenges our oceans face and how the MSC works with partners to safeguard our oceans resources.
Oct 16, 2014
Fisheries leaders from across government, NGOs and industry have gathered in Cape Town, South Africa to discuss solutions to over fishing.
Oct 15, 2014
The Marine Stewardship Council’s Developing World Working Group has appointed Professor Eyiwunmi Augustine Falaye as its new chairperson.
Oct 03, 2014
A new study reveals that additional efforts are needed to reach an internationally agreed set of biodiversity targets by 2020.