The authors evaluate whether the fisheries management of the 53 top fishing countries is in compliance with Article 7 of the FAO Code of Conduct. This study identifies the best & worst compliant countries and distinguish each country’s intentions, as revealed by its laws, legislation and practices, from the effectiveness of its management measures.
Safe Conduct? Twelve Years Fishing Under the UN Code
Tony Pitcher, Daniela Kalikoski, Ganapathiraju Pramod and Katherine Short