FCF is a recognized leader in sustainable and traceable chain of custody and operations policies, as well as ethical work practices. Some of our policies include:
Full Retention of All Tuna Caught
FCF is committed to maintaining full compliance with all Regional Fisheries Management Organizations measures for all gear types and fishing methods. FCF is well aware that full retention is a licensing requirement for fishing vessels harvesting in the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) and with observers on board, and is committed to full compliance with WCPFC Conservations and Management Measures (CMM) 2009-2 which outlines the requirements for full retention of tunas on board purse seine vessels. | Download the policy (PDF)
Prohibiting Shark Finning for Purse Seine Vessels
FCF adheres to WCPFC regulations requiring members to strengthen their management of sharks caught in association with purse seine tuna fisheries by prohibiting shark finning, and adopting mandatory reporting of shark catches by species. | Download the policy (PDF)
Social Accountability Project
FCF adheres to a social accountability code of conduct | Download the policy (PDF)
For more information on our commitment to sustainable programs and ethical work practices, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.