Soc Trang disseminates legal information to reduce IUU fishing Society

Soc Trang disseminates legal information to reduce IUU fishing

Authorised agencies and the Border Guard of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang are taking concerted measures to prevent local fishermen from engaging in illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing as an effort to have the European Commission (EC)’s ‘yellow card’ warning on Vietnamese seafood removed.
Two fishermen drifting at sea rescued Society

Two fishermen drifting at sea rescued

Container ship NASICO SKY, sailing from Ho Chi Minh City to the central city of Da Nang, has rescued two fishermen who were drifting off Vung Tau beach, according to the Vung Tau Port Authority.
Bac Lieu joins country’s efforts to prevent IUU fishing Society

Bac Lieu joins country’s efforts to prevent IUU fishing

The Navy Region 2 Command, in cooperation with the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu, are adopting an array of measures to raise local fishermen’s awareness about legal fishing at sea.
Fishermen say “No” to illegal fishing Videos

Fishermen say “No” to illegal fishing

Illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing has a host of negative consequences, including putting fishermen’s lives at risk, and Vietnam has been issued with a “yellow card” by the European Commission (EC) regarding the practice. In an attempt to promote sustainable fishing development, Quang Ngai province has issued regulations on the exploitation and protection of local aquatic resources
Binh Thuan’s fishermen given national flags, life jackets Society

Binh Thuan’s fishermen given national flags, life jackets

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) Central Committee in collaboration with the VRCS’s chapter in the south central province of Binh Thuan and sponsors on May 30 presented 140 national flags, 1,250 life jackets, and 140 first aid bags to local poor and near-poor, and disadvantaged fishermen.