Delivering on the Promise of Sustainable Fishing

Charting out the next decade of the EU's common fisheries policy

Publication - February 18, 2014
A Greenpeace briefing on the future of EU Common Fisheries Policy

Fishermen on board MY Arctic Sunrise © Markel Redondo / Greenpeace

With this briefing, Greenpeace intends to focus action on a number of priorities of the reformed Common Fisheries Policy which require speedy implementation, if the EU is to end overfishing, achieve sustainable, low-impact fishing and secure prosperous coastal communities. In each section, we present our expectations and, where necessary, criticism of the provisions.

Delivering on the new CFP