Bringing Mediterranean and Black Sea fishing rules into EU law

05-01-2015

The EU has made a series of commitments in recent years in its capacity as a contracting party to the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean, an international forum for cooperation on the sustainable management and exploitation of living marine resources. The elements of those commitments which are not already part of EU law need now to be translated into EU legislation.

The EU has made a series of commitments in recent years in its capacity as a contracting party to the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean, an international forum for cooperation on the sustainable management and exploitation of living marine resources. The elements of those commitments which are not already part of EU law need now to be translated into EU legislation.