The MSC in numbers
of marine wild catch engaged with the MSC program (certified or in assessment)
improvements made by MSC certified fisheries by the end of March 2022
of certified fisheries have made improvements in practice
US$100 million goal to scale up sustainable fishing
With the ocean under enormous pressure, the MSC is responding by funding innovative research and supporting fisheries at all stages on the path to sustainability.
What is the Blue Transformation?
Learn how food from our oceans can help address the challenges of food security and nutrition. Hear a keynote address from the UN FAO's Manuel Barange at our Seafood Futures Forum.
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Why get your fishery MSC certified?
Certification ensures sustainable resources and livelihoods for future generations.
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.