This Review contains a General Survey of Policy Developments based on material submitted by OECD member countries, information gathered on observer and enhanced engagement countries, and an overview of recent activities of the Committee of Fisheries. It also includes a special chapter which is the Chairs' Report from the Round Table on Eco-labelling and Certification in the Fisheries Sector. Finally, it contains Country Notes on the state of fisheries in OECD and observer countries.
- 22 juin 2012
In April 2008, the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and the Ministry of the Environment was restructured into a new Ministry of the Environment, and the Rural and Marine Affairs. The General Secretariat for the Sea, which reports to the new Ministry, is the central government administration in charge of marine fisheries.