By 2020, prohibit certain forms of fisheries subsidies which contribute to overcapacity and overfishing, eliminate subsidies that contribute to illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and refrain from introducing new such subsidies, recognizing that appropriate and effective special and differential treatment for developing and least developed countries should be an integral part of the World Trade Organization fisheries subsidies negotiation.

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Claim: Achieving

14.6.1 Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in Ireland is regulated by the EU Regulation establishing a community system to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing. The Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) provides a framework for the Union to cooperate with third countries and international organisations for the purposes of improving compliance with international measures, including IUU. Information is available from Ireland’s Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority website on IUU legislation.

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