The Ocean Conference 2020

By Stop Illegal Fishing:10th Dec, 2017:

June 2020

Lisbon, Portugal

In June 2017, following the inaugural Ocean Conference, the Portuguese Government informed the UN Oceans Conference that Portugal was willing to organize the second edition of the event. It has now confirmed by the Portuguese Ministry of the Sea that the event will take place in Lisbon in June 2020.

The event will be held back-to-back in Lisbon with the European Maritime Day in 2019.

Find out more here.

Recent Posts

Port State Measures Agreement in focus at Nigerian interagency meeting

Representatives from eight Nigerian agencies participated in the fourth meeting of the Nigerian...

Read More...

Operationalisation of SADC Regional Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Coordination Centre marks progress in the fight against illegal fishing

Fisheries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries, including marine and inland...

Read More...

Our Ocean 2019

The 2019 Our Ocean conference, hosted by Norway and held in Oslo, resulted...

Read More...

The Status of EU Sustainable Fisheries Partnerships in the South West Indian Ocean – summary report

Stop Illegal Fishing, in cooperation with WWF has produced a summary of ‘The...

Read More...

SIF News Categories

The Issues

One in four fish in Africa is caught illegally, this threatens the sustainability of fish stocks, damages the ecosystem and deprives governments of income and people of livelihoods.

Find Out More...

Our Approach

Creating change by informing policy and practice, our hands on experience and investigative work means we are often the first to spot new trends and find ways to challenge these.

Read More...

Our Initiatives

Illegal fishing is a complex issue that requires multifaceted responses. Stop Illegal Fishing are working with a range of organisations to bring about change.

Find Out More...

Recent Posts

Port State Measures Agreement in focus at Nigerian interagency meeting

Representatives from eight Nigerian agencies participated in the fourth meeting of the Nigerian...

Read More...

Operationalisation of SADC Regional Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Coordination Centre marks progress in the fight against illegal fishing

Fisheries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries, including marine and inland...

Read More...

Our Ocean 2019

The 2019 Our Ocean conference, hosted by Norway and held in Oslo, resulted...

Read More...