INCOFISH brings together 36 partners from 23 countries on 4 continents (Europe, Africa, America and Asia). Their goal is to study the pressures faced by coastal waters around the world, with a focus on fishing, and develop tools that can be easily used by consumers, fishermen and policy makers to reduce these pressures.
According to the saying, there are plenty more fish in the sea. Unfortunately, research shows that this is no longer the case. In Europe, many once-common species are now overfished. In the North Sea, cod stocks are on the verge of collapse, while the growing popularity of sushi around the world is pushing the Atlantic bluefin tuna to the brink of extinction.READ MORE