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The Small Pelagics FIP in Mauritania Received the “A” Grade

Updated: Feb 20, 2022

The FIP team is delighted to announce that the small pelagics FIP in Mauritania received the “A” grade by FisheryProgress for the advanced progress and sustainable actions carried out.

FisheryProgress is committed to transparency, consistency and accuracy in decisions making about Fishery Improvement Projects (FIPs). FisheryProgress evaluates and measures FIP progress to understand the rate at which a fishery is improving.

This new assignment rewards the improvement actions conducted by the FIP and consolidates the FIP which aims to meet rigorous sustainability standards set by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) or MarinTrust certifications.

Fishery Progress - Mauritania small pelagics - purse seine - 2021-11-24
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