"The ICCAT Secretariat wishes to express condolences to the family of Dr. Robin Allen, former Executive Director of the IATTC. Robin’s passing is a great loss to all who knew him, but his excellent work as Executive Director of IATTC and Chair of the tRFMOs Secretariats will be long remembered. Robin played a pivotal role in coordinating efforts of tRFMOs under the Kobe process, the progress of which would not have been made without his efforts. " IN MEMORIAM
International Commission for the Conservation
of Atlantic Tunas is an inter-governmental
fishery organization responsible for the conservation
of tunas and tuna-like species in the Atlantic
Ocean and its adjacent seas.
ICCAT compiles fishery statistics from its members and from
all entities fishing for these species in the
Atlantic Ocean, coordinates research, including stock assessment, on
behalf of its members, develops scientific-based management advice, provides a mechanism for Contracting Parties to agree
on management measures, and produces relevant publications.
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