Proceedings of The Hague Round Table on Eco-labelling and Certification in the Fisheries Sector


The Round Table forms part of the programme of work of the OECD Committee for Fisheries, specifically contributing to its project on Fisheries and Aquaculture Certification. Eco-labels have been on the agenda of the FAO Committee for Fisheries for over a decade. The Round Table will inform ongoing work at the FAO on responsible fisheries and on private standards in capture fisheries and aquaculture.


The Proceedings are comprised of the following:


  • The opening address by Minister Gerda Verburg, Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality of The Netherlands.
  • A Chairs' summary report of the Round Table that summarises the presentations and captures the essence of the ensuing discussion.
  • The Round Table programme.
  • Speaker biographies
  • A list of participants.


The complete Proceedings can be downloaded here.


Related Documents