All things Tuna: Key dates and meetings in 2014

MAY 2014

6-11 Pre-FFC 89 Meetings (FFA) Apia, Samoa

12-17 FFC 89 Meeting (FFA) Tokelau

Cook Islands, Palau lead momentum for regional fisheries surveillance

 FFA HQ, Honiara, SOLOMON ISLANDS--A milestone treaty for cooperation on regional fisheries surveillance against illegal fishers is set to take on new strength in 2014. The Cook Islands this month ratified the Agreement on Strengthening Implementation of the Niue Treaty on Cooperation in Fisheries Surveillance and Law Enforcement in the South Pacific, also known as the NTSA. Palau was the first signatory to ratify the agreement, on March 12.