The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) is holding its first regional meeting for 2015 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) is holding its first regional meeting for 2015 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The 24th Meeting of the Executive Committee of the Caribbean Fisheries Forum, one of its advisory arms, is chaired by Dominica and Grenada currently sits as the vice chair. The other countries represented on the 6-member Committee are Jamaica, Guyana, Montserrat and Barbados (the immediate past chair).The inter-sessional meetings are held twice a year between sittings of the Caribbean Fisheries Forum, which has representation from all CRFM States. The issue of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and the implementation for the Caribbean Community Common Fisheries Policy (CCCFP) are on the agenda.