Read more about the article Europêche defends sustainable fisheries subsidies at WTO
Europêche took an active part in a high-level event focusing on trade, climate change and ocean economy in Geneva this week, defending sustainable fisheries subsidies. Image: Europêche

Europêche defends sustainable fisheries subsidies at WTO

European fishing industry body Europêche is giving its full support to an ambitious multilateral agreement with the aim of abolishing damaging fishery subsidies – stating that public aid needs to…

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Read more about the article Positive talks with the new European Parliament
A positive first meeting has taken place between Europêche, DG MARE and the newly elected chair of the European Parliament Committee

Positive talks with the new European Parliament

Industry representatives from across Europe showed a united front in highlighting the important role played by all fleets, both small and large, in providing healthy food to the consumers and…

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Read more about the article UN group’s report ignores successes in fisheries management
The UN report quotes figures claiming that 55% of the oceans are subject to 'industrial fishing', while more detailed investigation has shown the figure to be closer to 4%

UN group’s report ignores successes in fisheries management

European fishing industry body Europêche has warned against what it calls Doomsday predictions following the publication of a new report by the UN expert group on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services…

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