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LEVEL OF SMALL-SCALE AND ARTISANAL FISHING

High

Medium

Low

African Union (AU)

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM)1

The Commonwealth of Nations

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

Group of Twenty (G-20)

Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC)

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)2

South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO)3

Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR)

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA)

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

World Bank

World Trade Organization (WTO)

1 Small-scale fishing characterizes the industry in the CARICOM region.

2 FFA countries have a mix of national fishing activity and foreign industrial fleets, which employ some nationals and generate significant revenue. Most FFA members have a large number of artisanal and small-scale fishermen who depend on fishing as a primary (often sole) livelihood opportunity.

3 Industrialized fleets dominate the area covered by the treaty.

 

 

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