|Author (Corporate)||European Union|
|Series Title||Official Journal of the European Union|
|Series Details||L 194|
Protocol setting out the fishing opportunities under the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Union and Côte d’Ivoire for the period 2018-2024.
On 26 July 2018 the Council of the European Union authorised the signing and provisional application of the Protocol by Decision (EU) 2018/1069, and the signature took place on 1 August. The Council also set the allocation of fishing opportunities under the Protocol by Regulation (EU) 2018/1095.
The conclusion of the Protocol was authorised on 4 March 2019 by Council Decision (EU) 2019/385.
The Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire and the European Community entered into force on 18 April 2008. The previous Protocol to the Agreement entered into force on 1 July 2013 and expired on 30 June 2018.
The European Commission conducted negotiations with the government of Côte d’Ivoire with a view to concluding a new Protocol to the Fisheries Partnership Agreement. Following these negotiations, a new Protocol was initialled on 16 March 2018.
The main aim of the new Protocol is to provide fishing opportunities for Union vessels in Côte d’Ivoire waters, on the basis of the best available scientific advice and respecting 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||Fisheries Partnership Agreement [FPA]
|Countries / Regions||Côte d'Ivoire|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|