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ICCAT has published a number of vacancies linked to ICCAT Atlantic Ocean Tropical Tuna Tagging Programme (AOTTP)
The European Union and the Republic of Liberia signed a new Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement as well as an associated Protocol which will reinforce cooperation between the two parties, especially in their fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and help the development of the fishing sector of Liberia. The new Partnership Agreement is expected to contribute to Liberia's recovery after the Ebola crisis and is a sign of the EU's confidence in Liberia's economy.
The main Bluefin Tuna fishing season runs from 26 May to 24 June; this is when large vessels, purse seiners, are allowed to fish for Bluefin tuna in the Mediterranean and the Eastern Atlantic.

Faeroe Islands

Northern agreement

Agreed record of fisheries consultations

04/03/2015 - Tórshavn

09/12/2014 - Brussels

21/11/2014 - Bergen

12/03/2014 - London

Timeline

Entry into force: 2 February 1990
Initial period: 10 years to 2000
Renewal: Extended two further periods of 6 years to 2012, subsequent tacit renovation for periods of 6 years unless a notice of termination is given.
Notice of termination: 9 months

Legal framework

The Framework Agreement was adopted by Council Regulation (EEC) 2211/80 of 27 June 1980, OJ - L 226 of 29 August 1980, page 11