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Summary of research on reform of the Common Fisheries Policy Scotland

Scottish Government - Project Dates:
April 2009 - May 2009

Description of Project:
The Scottish Fishing industry's Inquiry into Future Fisheries Management sought a summary of policy research to date ahead of CFP reform discussions.
The report provided a review of recent documentation related to the Common Fisheries Policy.

Services Provided:
Poseidon conducted a detailed critique of reports on the Common Fisheries Policy since 2002, including a number of key texts.

The report identified common themes and issues, comparing and contrasting proposals for improvement, and summarising the net benefits of different reform approaches.