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Agreement for the Establishment of the International Organisation for the Development of Fisheries in Eastern and Central Europe (EUROFISH)

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
May 23, 2000
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-001383)
Title (French)

Accord portant création de l'Organisation internationale pour le développement des pêches en Europe orientale et centrale

Title (Spanish)

Acuerdo por el que se Establece la Organización Internacional para el Desarrollo de la Pesca en Europa Oriental y Central

Place of adoption
Copenhagen
Depository
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
Language
English, French, Spanish
Entry into force
Oct 12, 2001
Subject
Sea, Fisheries
Abstract

Objectives: To establish the International Organisation for the Development of Fisheries in Eastern and Central Europe (EUROFISH). Summary of provisions: Parties agree that the objectives of EUROFISH are, inter alia, to: - provide information on fish marketing, - contribute to trade promotion, to the development, upgrading and modernisation of fisheries in the Region, and to a more balanced supply of fishery products, - and promote private-sector investments and partnership arrangements in fisheries and aquaculture, and provide technical assistance for infrastructure and human capacity development projects (art. 3). Parties further agree that EUROFISH is to conclude an agreement pursuant to Article XIII of the Constitution of the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) with a view to establishing working relations with the FAO (art. 13). Institutional mechanisms: The International Organisation for the Development of Fisheries in Eastern and Central Europe (EUROFISH) is established, with a Governing Council to monitor its work and activities (art. 1 and 7).

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Website
www.eurofish.dk
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Countries Entry into force Ratification * Simple signature Withdrawal
Albania - -
Bulgaria -
Croatia -
Denmark - -
Estonia -
Hungary - - -
Italy -
Latvia -
Lithuania - -
Norway - -
Poland -
Romania - -
Spain - -
Turkey - -

* [1] Ratification [2] Accession/approbation [3] Acceptance/approval [4] Succession [5] Consent to be bound [6] Definite signature

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