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Seafood Summit: Social Responsibility in Seafood

Posted by Libby Woodhatch, Head of Advocacy on 15 January 2016

The review of the Responsible Fishing Scheme (RFS) by Seafish in 2013 highlighted the need for a more robust standard that included a social responsibility dimension and in January 2014, we started the process of modifying this standard, to produce to date the only gl...more

How the UK seafood industry is tackling slavery in supply chains

Posted by Tom Pickerell, Technical Director on 17 October 2014

Anti-Slavery Day, which falls on 18th October, aims to 'raise awareness of modern slavery and inspire people to eliminate it.' Whilst incidents of slavery in the UK fishing industry are thankfully rare, the same cannot be said for t...more

Seafish Roundup - Marcus Coleman's June Blog

Posted on 15 June 2017

It's been a busy few months here at Seafish Towers and now that election purdah has passed, I'm pleased to be able to update you on what's been going on. In April, we attended the largest global gathering of seafood stakeholders - The Seafood Expo in Brussels. This year there were 1,700 ...more