5 September 2014 -
5 September 2014
—The European Commission welcomes the announcement that European fishing boats are now able to start operating in Moroccan waters following the issuing of fishing licences by the Moroccan authorities. The announcement was made during the first Joint Committee meeting of the EU-Morocco Fisheries Partnership Agreement (FPA) held in Rabat on the 4th and 5th September.
29 August 2014 -
29 August 2014
—The European Union and Cape Verde have agreed on a new Protocol to the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Union and Cape Verde. The four-year Protocol will replace the current Protocol which expires on 31 August 2014.
7 August 2014
Ex post and ex ante evaluation of the Protocol to the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the EU, and the Government of Denmark and the Home Rule Government of Greenland
A new study is on-line
1 August 2014 -
Accord de Partenariat entre la République du Sénégal et l'UE - Renforcement des capacités de contrôle et d'inspection des navires de pêche
1 August 2014
—La République du Sénégal et l'Union européenne ont conclu en avril 2014 un accord de partenariat dans le domaine de la pêche. Cet accord vise à promouvoir une pêche durable dans les eaux sénégalaise, notamment par la promotion d'une lutte efficace contre les activités de pêche illégale, considérée comme prioritaire.
31 July 2014 -
31 July 2014
—EU vessels fishing shrimps and small pelagics in Mauritanian waters in the framework of the EU-Mauritania Fisheries Protocol will be able to continue to do so until 15 December 2014. This is part of the compromise which EU negotiators found last night in Nouakchott after the Mauritanian authorities had upheld the position that all EU vessels would have to leave Mauritanian waters as of 1 August 2014.
15 July 2014 -
15 July 2014
—The European Commission welcomes Morocco’s ratification of a Fisheries Protocol which is set to open the door for European vessels to go back fishing in Moroccan waters after a pause of more than two years. The European Union and Morocco had concluded the 4-year fisheries deal in December 2013, however its entry into force was pending ratification by Morocco.
11 July 2014 -
11 July 2014
—The EU and Mozambique met in Maputo, Mozambique, on 9-11 July 2014, to launch negotiations on the renewal of the Protocol to the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement due to expire on 31 January 2015. The negotiations were conducted in an open and frank atmosphere with progress made on identifying the areas where there was agreement and those where further work is required.
24 June 2014 -
24 June 2014
—On 19 June 2014, the EU and Madagascar initialled a new 4 year-Protocol to the Fisheries Partnership Agreement with Madagascar, the EU’s second largest one in the Indian Ocean.