Jan 1, 2017Advancing Traceability in the Seafood Industry: Assessing Challenges and Opportunities
This white paper highlights many traceability initiatives happening across sectors, provides background on a range of important seafood traceability policies and regulations, outlines next steps seafood businesses of all types can take to improve their traceability practices, and provides a discussion of the traceability work on the horizon.
Sep 1, 2016Deceptive Dishes: Seafood Swaps Found Worldwide
An in-depth examination into global seafood fraud that examined more than 200 peer-reviewed journal articles, popular media sources, and public documents from governments and NGOs.
WEBJan 19, 2016Project to Develop an Interoperable Seafood Traceability Technology Architecture
This brief describes factors associated with enterprise-level traceability systems that will impact the design of technology architecture suited to enabling whole chain interoperable traceability, and details why a technology architecture is required, what it means for industry in terms of benefits and opportunities, and how the architecture will translate into practical results.
WEBTraceability 101 Toolkit
This toolkit contains resources on traceability to meet internal NGO staff training needs and to use with industry partners, that were designed to meet the expressed need for multiple forms of media that include high-level concepts and more detailed explanations.
Jan 1, 2016The Untapped Potential of Story to Sell Seafood
This study explores the potential for better information to drive consumer purchasing of seafood and provide business benefits to increased traceability and transparency in seafood supply chains.
WEBMar 16, 2015Assessing the Value & Role of Seafood Traceability from an Entire Value-Chain Perspective
This report provides insight and knowledge about the impact of traceability on improving seafood industry business performance, including reducing waste, and enhancing consumer trust.
Aug 1, 2014Getting There from Here: A Guide for Companies Implementing Seafood Supply Chain Traceability Technology
This report aims to highlight the compelling market incentives of traceability, while raising awareness of the very real human and technological barriers that hamper broader adoption.
Mar 16, 2013Bringing Fishing Vessels out of the Shadows
This briefing document on the urgent need for a Global Record of fishing vessels and Unique Vessel Identifier, draws on the evidence EJF has gathered throughout its work towards the eradication of IUU fishing in West Africa and suggests next steps based on EJF and FishWise’s efforts engaging governments, international organizations, the seafood industry, and experts on IUU fishing.
Mar 1, 2011Traceability for Seafood U.S. Implementation Guide
The scope of this guideline establishes minimum requirements and best practices to share information between distribution channel participants, and address traceability practices from the processing facility to the point of consumer sale to support Critical Tracking Events.
Jun 14, 2007Global Dialogue on Seafood Traceability
International Labour Organization
This landmark convention boosts global efforts to ensure decent work for the world’s 38 million workers in the fishing sector.