Tag Archives: Whaling

News in Brief 23 November 2017 – Geneva (AM)

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The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. Photo: UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré

Philippines urged to stop attacks and killings in anti-drugs campaign

The Philippines should investigate killings …

Minutes – Monday, 25 September 2017 – PE 610.817v01-00 – Committee on Fisheries

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Vital Marine Habitats Being Destroyed by Illegal Fishing Practices, Harmful Subsidies, Speakers Warn at United Nations Ocean Conference

Speakers in the United Nations Ocean Conference today tackled ways to combat illegal fishing practices that were destroying vital marine habitats, as well as eliminate the $35 billion in harmful subsidies that had led to …

Answer – IWC refusal to establish a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic – E-008152/2016

In its Decision of 19 December 2011(1), the Council stated that the overarching objective of the Union in relation to the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is to ensure an effective international regulatory framework …

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