|Author (Corporate)||European Commission|
|Series Details||COM (2019) 129|
Proposal presented on 14 March 2019 by the European Commission on the signing of a new Protocol implementing the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the EU and Cabo Verde.
The Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Community and the Republic of Cape Verde (Cabo Verde) entered into force on 30 March 2007. The previous Protocol to the Agreement entered into force on 23 December 2014 and expired on 22 December 2018.
The European Commission conducted negotiations with the Government of Cabo Verde with a view to concluding a new Protocol to the Agreement. Following these negotiations, the new Protocol was initialled on 12 October 2018.
The new Protocol provides fishing opportunities for Union vessels in Cabo Verde waters, on the basis of the best available scientific advice and following the recommendations of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT).
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Subject Tags||Common Fisheries Policy [CFP]|
|Keywords||Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement [SFPA]
|Countries / Regions||Cabo Verde|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|