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MEDIA ADVISORY – Mauritania to launch new fisheries transparency initiative

On Wednesday, February 3rd, Mauritania will launch a global fisheries initiative, the Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI) at an international one-day conference in its capital, Nouakchott. A global initiative, the FiTI will improve fisheries management in Mauritania and in implementing countries. If better management at global level ends over-fishing and rebuilds depleted fish stocks, then it could increase the…


Javier Garat, Cepesca

INTERVIEW – Trust is transforming European fisheries management

European fisheries show how better trust between the stakeholders can improve the management of fisheries, Javier Garat, CEPESCA's Secretary-General (the Spanish Confederation of Fisheries), highlighting the potential of the Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI). Javier Garat (right), Secretary General of Cepesca In an interview soon after FiTI’s second International Advisory Group…