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Breakthrough agreement safeguards key tuna stocks in the Western Central Pacific

Breakthrough agreement safeguards key tuna stocks in the Western Central Pacific

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.

Indonesia moves closer to a sustainable blue economy

Indonesia moves closer to a sustainable blue economy

The Indonesian government’s Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries and the Marine Stewardship Council have signed a new Memo of Understanding for further development.

The MSC in numbers

19%

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

2,000

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

95%

of certified fisheries have made improvements in practice

Witness to Climate Change: Mexico red sea urchin fishery

Meet the Ocean Ambassadors

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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.