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.
Find out more about the objectives and activities of the Developing World Program
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.
Jun 24, 2015
The MSCand ASC have signed a MOU furthering their collaboration and commitment to find additional efficiencies and added value for partners.
Jun 22, 2015
New research published in the MSC Science Series highlights the importance of understanding spatial structure and connectivity of meta-population fisheries.
Jun 18, 2015
Sociedad Atlántica de Oceanógrafos (SAO), the Spanish society for Marine Sciences, has recognised the MSC with the "Oceans Award" (Galardón Océanos).