january, 2020

09jan12:30 pm1:30 pmIRES Seminar: The Global Struggle to Discipline Overfishing SubsidiesThe latest findings and current state of play in the struggle to discipline harmful subsidies.

Event Details

The World Trade Organization (WTO) was tasked with eliminating overfishing fisheries subsidies way back in 2001. This is yet to be accomplished. To support the ongoing WTO negotiations, the Fisheries Economics Research Unit at UBC has been providing fisheries subsidies data and analysis to the global community since the early 2000s. Dr. Rashid Sumaila will present his latest findings and describe the state of play in the struggle to discipline harmful subsidies.

Time

(Thursday) 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Location

AERL Theatre (120)

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