Tag Archives: Common Fisheries Policy

Putting the Science into Regionalization: The Policy Maker

Gone fishin'

the EC’s Philippe Galiay talks to GAP2 about science in society, and why collaboration and joint responsibility is important in ensuring sustainability.

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Galicia Case Study Update: New horizons in the co-management of the octopus fishery

GAP2 scientist Pablo Pita Orduna, from La Coruna University in Galicia, Northern Spain, offers an update on the findings of the GAP2 octopus fishery case study.

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Giving European Small-Scale Fisheries a Place: Research Priorities and Opportunities

Easkey Britton, from the global research partnership ‘Too Big To Ignore’ writes on their first research brief for GAP2.

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Policy Briefing 1: Putting the science in regionalization: Participatory approaches in the new regionalized CFP

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GAP2’s first Policy Briefing addresses how participatory research could underpin the successful implementation of reformed and increasingly regionalized European Common Fisheries Policy.

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Steve Mackinson’s Blog: Thoughts on CFP reform

Thoughts from the GAP2 Coordinator on the latest developments in the Common Fisheries Policy reform process, following the MEP’s plenary vote on 6th February.

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GAP2 North Sea Regionalisation Workshop Outcomes

What might regionalisation of the Common Fisheries Policy mean in practice for the North Sea? On 25th May 2012, GAP2 held a workshop at Fishmongers’ Hall in London, bringing¬†together stakeholders with widely varying interests in North Sea fisheries. The goal …

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GAP2 workshop on CFP regionalisation in the North Sea

North Sea basin stakeholders thrash out the practicalities of fisheries regionalisation.

On May 25th 2012, representatives from science, policy and industry came together in London to discuss the regionalisation of the CFP

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6th World Fisheries Conference


GAP2 is going to be at the 6th World Fisheries Congress in Edinburgh this year on stand number 30. So come and find us if you want a chat about sustainable fishing, science-fisher partnerships or the Common Fisheries Policy. On …

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Mediterranean RAC discuss regionalisation of the CFP


Marseille, 19th April. Facilitated by GAP2 partners, RACMED were keen to explore what regionalisation of the Common Fisheries Policy might look like in the Mediterranean region. Working toward developing an opinion paper for submission to the European Commission, the RACMED …

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Steve Mackinson: Fishing industry must play part in CFP reform

Steve Mackinson on the importance of stakeholder involvement in the CFP reform…

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