International Day for the Fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing 5 June 2021
Statement by Kitack Lim, Secretary-General, International Maritime Orgnization (IMO)
Fishing is essential – providing nutritious food and employment around the globe.
Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing is a blight on the fishing sector.
IUU fishing threatens the sustainability of the fishing sector and puts lives at risks. IUU fishing vessels often lack proper safety equipment. Personnel...