The European Union advocates responsible fishing beyond EU waters: on the high seas through its work within regional fisheries management organisations and in other States' waters through its partnerships with them.
This policy must be continued, but the Commission wants to reinforce the regional organisations' management and surveillance roles. It also wants to review the partnership agreements to contribute better to the development of its partner countries' marine resources sectors.
But how can the European Union promote better international governance of fishing?
Type: Documentary Reference: I-062222 Date: 09/07/2009 Duration: 01:00 Available Languages:EN, FR, DE