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Opportunity to Tender October 14, 2022

Call for external experts – Pillars of the Sea 3

Under the EU co-funded action ‘Pillars of the Sea 3: Project implementing part of the SSDC Work Programme roadmap towards socially sustainable fishing,’ we are looking for four external experts

News September 28, 2022

Thousands of fisheries’ jobs at risk due to the bottom-trawling ban

The European Commission’s intention to drastically reduce – even ban – bottom-contacting fishing gears is no secret. But the implications of such a decision are often disregarded. The ETF favours more sustainable fisheries, as fishers – the true guardians of the sea – are fully aware that the sustainability of fish stocks and the marine ecosystem is vital in preserving their income and jobs.