Artisanal Fishers Discuss Common Fisheries Policy Reform in Parliment

17 September 2012, at 1:00am

EU - The Mediterranean Platform of Artisanal Fishers is organising a round table in the European Parliament to discuss the Common Fisheries Policy Reform.

Professional fishers from France, Greece, Italy and Spain operating in the Mediterranean Sea will come together on the 18 September, 2012, in Brussels to defend a participatory approach to fisheries management towards a sustainable sea and aligned with the commitments recently adopted at the Rio+20 Summit.

MEPs, members of the European Commission and NGOs have been invited to the event.

The welcome speech will be given by MEP and chairman of the Fisheries Committee, Gabriel Mato Adrover.