Euronews: Ending overfishing is climate action


Ocean Avengers Demand EU Prime Ministers End Overfishing. Poseidon, god of the sea, Captain Science, Climate X, Citizen Fish and Lady Justice arrive in Brussels to ask EU Prime Ministers – meeting at EU Council – to put fisheries ministers on track ahead of next week’s AGRIFISH meeting. Fisheries ministers are expected to agree fishing beyond scientific limits, in contravention of the reformed common fisheries policy.

“We are happy that the EU Green Deal has made big commitments in terms of ambition, but we need to ensure that the ocean is at the centre of European Green Deal. Because the ocean supports all life on the planet,” explains Rebecca Hubbard, Our Fish.

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