FFA Director General Address on International Women's Day 2023

Happy International Women's Day! In her IWD address, FFA's Director General Dr Manu Tupou-Roosen has called on stakeholders in the tuna industry to recognise and value the contributions of women. Dr Tupou- Roosen also calls for the prioritisation of equitable access to opportunities and resources including capacity building, financial support and to participate in decision-making processes.

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 15: Issue 6 November-December 2022

By Elizabeth Havice, Liam Campling and Mike McCoy[1] 



Fisheries Management

WCPFC19 adopts a harvest strategy for WCPO skipjack tuna

Pacific seeks Green Climate Fund to support food security and fisheries management

Global Fishing Watch explores AIS disabling and signs data sharing deal with Papua New Guinea

Tuna Industry

Tuna transhipment in Majuro struggles to return to pre-Covid levels 

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 15: Issue 5 September-October 2022

By Liam Campling, Elizabeth Havice and Mike McCoy[1] 


Special Feature

Highlights from 17th Infofish World Tuna Trade Conference

Fisheries Cooperation 

US-Pacific Island Country Summit signals US reinvestment, yields joint declaration of cooperation

Fisheries Trade

UK launches new Developing Countries Trade Scheme to replace EU GSP

Fisheries Management

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS. Volume 15: Issue 4 July-August 2022

By Elizabeth Havice, Liam Campling and Mike McCoy[1] 

In memory of our beloved colleague and friend, Dr. Tony Lewis.



Fisheries Development

US efforts to re-engage the Pacific, including through tuna fisheries, continue to unfold

Fisheries Management

WCPO skipjack tuna stock remains healthy; Pacific bluefin stock is rebuilding 

WCPFC holds first Science-Management Dialogue to progress harvest strategy development