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Breakthrough agreement safeguards key tuna stocks

Breakthrough agreement safeguards key tuna stocks

Vital measures to safeguard the long-term health of major tuna stocks were agreed, pending publication, at the annual meeting of the Western Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) in Vietnam.

Biodiversity and fishing

Biodiversity and fishing

Representatives of the world’s nations will set a new Biodiversity Framework at COP-15 this week. Find out about the framework and what it means for life in our oceans.

The Fisheries Standard 3.0

The Fisheries Standard 3.0

The new MSC Fisheries Standard features better protections for marine life, as well as stronger fisheries management and compliance requirements.

The MSC in numbers


of marine wild catch engaged with the MSC program (certified, in assessment or working towards assessment)


improvements made by MSC certified fisheries by the end of March 2022


of certified fisheries have made improvements in practice

Witness to Climate Change: Mexico red sea urchin fishery

What does the blue MSC Label mean?



Meet the Ocean Ambassadors




Ocean Lives

Ocean Lives

Fishing is more than just a job, it forms the backbone of many communities. Read about passionate people bringing sustainable seafood to your plate and download our small-scale fisheries report.