Workplan 3: Marine Fisheries – (Strengthened capacity strives)

The second aspect of the work plan Strengthened capacity strives to prevent, deter and eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in the EA-SA-IO region through eight other strategic actions:

Supporting monitoring, control and surveillance cooperation, coordination and harmonisation
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Supporting exchange of experiences and development of coordinated approaches
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Organising and coordinating joint regional sea and air patrols
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Facilitating interoperability of systems and exchange of data
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Building capacity for harmonised enforcement, compliance and prosecution
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Building capacity and assist technically on catch certification and traceability
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Encouraging synergies with other regional initiatives
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Establishing risk assessment frameworks
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