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IPNLF Newsletter | Our contribution to the UN SDGs

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IPNLF will join the 22nd Annual Session of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) next week in Bangkok (21-25 May) to advocate for stronger management measures that address sustainability and equity throughout the Indian Ocean. IPNLF’s Position Statement has been submitted to the IOTC, and can also be found here…
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BREAKING NEWS: Bumble Bee’s CEO Lischewski Indicted By US DOJ

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The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has indicted Bumble Bee Foods’ CEO Chris Lischewski on allegations that he conspired with others to fix tuna prices from 2010 to 2013, the DOJ said in a press release. The indictment, filed in San Francisco federal court, charges Lischewski with participating in a conspiracy to fix prices of packaged seafood beginning in or about November 2010 until December 2013….
Read more (undercurrentnews.com)

Status of Stocks 2017 – Annual Report to Congress

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It was another year of positive progress rebuilding our nation’s fish stocks. Our newly released Status of U.S. Fisheries report for 2017 shows the number of stocks on the overfished list just reached a new all-time low. By the end of 2017, the number of stocks on the overfishing list remained at 30, while the number of stocks on the overfished list dropped to 35, the lowest number ever….
Read more (fisheries.noaa.gov)