Publicado por: pongpesca | 2019/09/25

Fit for purpose? An assessment of the effectiveness of the Baltic Sea multi-annual plan (BSMAP)

Copy of Pic - invite“OVERVIEW
The Baltic Sea Multi-Annual Plan (BSMAP)1 has, overall, not been successful in delivering on its objectives2 nor on the aims of the European Union’s (EU) Common Fisheries Policy (CFP)3 and the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD)4 for the fish populations, fisheries and ecosystems it covers. Not only has the MAP proved unsuccessful in restoring stock biomass, eliminating discards, protecting vulnerable species, and minimizing the negative impacts of fishing on Baltic ecosystems, but the content of the BSMAP made it very unlikely that it could ever achieve its stated aims. This is primarily due to weaknesses in its provisions and a lack of ambition, both of which stemmed from an intention to design the BSMAP as a generic blueprint for MAPs in other areas that would provide more “flexibility” for decision-makers.”

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Fonte: Pew Charitable Trusts

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