The beginning… • CCAMLR and IUU… • Hey, I know you from CCAMLR… • USA, Australia, Chile, Peru, Canada, Norway • A new ﬁsheries Interpol? • Discussion in FAO COFI..
IMCS network history • Scoping mee8ng in San8ago, Chile 1999 – Responsible ﬁshing declara8on draTed • Founding mee8ng Key Largo, USA, 2000 – Establishment of Terms of Reference – Establishment of Website • Secretariat established 2008
Global framework for ac8on • UN conven8on on the Law of the Seas (UNCLOS) 1984 • UN Fish stock agreement (2001) • Interna8onal plan of ac8on to combat IUU (IPOA-‐IUU), 2001 • IMCS network (2002) • High Seas task force (2003-‐2006) • Port state measures (2010)
MembershipCameroon Cape Verde Ghana Kenya Malawi Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Nicaragua Panama Chile Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa Tanzania Mozambique Senegal Oman Seychelles India Indonesia Philippines Thailand Yemen Vietnam France Iceland Mexico Peru United States Poland Scotland Spain United Kingdom Ireland Norway Australia Cook IslandsFSM Fiji Kiribati New Zealand Papua New Guinea Tonga Bahamas Canada Grenada Netherlands Antilles
Global Fisheries Enforcement Training Workshops
Ongoing projects within IMCS • Capacity building – Cetnral America – West Africa – Coral Triangle
Similari8es and diﬀerences • Global networks improve capacity to coordinate through mobiliza8on of diverse capaci8es • Emerge in speciﬁc contexts • Diﬀerent degree of “social organiza8on”, • Diﬀerent challenges (legi8macy, funding, technology) • ..but it is clear that global networks are emerging to address global challenges..