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New guidelines directions in fisheries policy of the federation of Russia in West...

Press release | December 12, 2012 at 11:38

Dakar, 11 December 2012 - Greenpeace is concerned about the new guidelines taken by the Russian authorities to strengthen their presence in the West African waters, and calls upon the wisdom of concerned West African to take in account the...

Save the Thiof

Action | February 13, 2013 at 3:29

The Thiof, Senegal's most iconic fish, is severely overfished -- and yet Casino continues to sell it. Take Action!

FV Margris super trawler out of Port Melbourne

Press release | March 18, 2013 at 11:08

Dakar, March 15 2013 – Greenpeace Africa today reminded the super Trawler Margiris that it is not welcome in the West African waters after it was yesterday escorted out of Australia’s Port Melbourne (by Greenpeace activists carrying banners...

Senegal cancels fishing licenses for 29 foreign trawlers: our congratulations to the...

Feature story | May 4, 2012 at 11:50

An open letter of congratulations to the Senegalese Minister of Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, from Greenpeace Africa.

Greenpeace blocks departure super trawler Margiris in IJmuiden

Press release | June 28, 2012 at 11:45

Dakar - Greenpeace currently blocks the super trawler Margiris in the Dutch port of IJmuiden, to prevent the ship leaving for Australia to empty vulnerable fishing grounds. Activists have put a chain around the screw and two climbers hang at the...

6000 Senegalese Fishermen tell their Government, "Make Fishing a Priority Now!"

Feature story | January 24, 2012 at 9:18

We asked Senegalese fishermen what they want their government to do for the local fishing industry. Instead of one answer, we received a shout, a cry, a unanimous chorus – “Make sustainable fishing a priority!”

Greenpeace stops super trawler emptying African waters as EU ministers prepare to...

Press release | March 15, 2012 at 11:44

Nouadhibou - Brussels, 15 March 2012 – Greenpeace today took action at sea in West Africa, as European ministers prepare to meet Monday and Tuesday next week to discuss the reform of the EU’s Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) (1) and its impact on...

Scandal over coastal pelagic fishing licenses

Press release | March 27, 2012 at 11:51

Dakar, March 22, 2012 – Greenpeace today reminded the Senegalese Maritime Economy minister to ensure that fishing license laws are strictly enforced. This follows reports of impunity and the granting of illegal fishing to foreign pelagic...

Greenpeace: EU subsidized fishing fleets plundering West Africa’s water

Press release | February 27, 2012 at 15:56

Noakchott / Mauritania, 27th of February 2012 – A report released by Greenpeace today highlights the industrial-scale overfishing by European vessels in West African waters as a result of failed European Union (EU) fishing rules (1). At the same...

Greenpeace exposes another foreign trawler in Senegalese waters

Press release | February 20, 2012 at 11:18

Dakar, 20th February, 2012 - Today Greenpeace protested against foreign overfishing in Senegalese waters. Activists from Europe and Africa confronted a Lithuanian-flagged super pelagic trawler, the “Irivinga” and unveiled a banner reading “Stop...

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