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EUFA takes note of the UK negotiation mandate

Press Release - Brussels,  February 28th The European Fisheries Alliance takes note of the publication of the UK mandate for the negotiations on the future EU-UK relationship. The European Fisheries Alliance takes note of the publication of the UK mandate for the negotiations on the future EU-UK relationship. It is a fact that [...]

2020-02-28T00:58:43+00:00 February 28th, 2020|

We need a mutually beneficial joint Fisheries Management post-Brexit

Brussels - January 31st A new chapter in the EU-UK relations begins today when the UK will be leaving the European Union. The European Fisheries Alliance (EUFA) believes that it is time to look ahead. The upcoming negotiations will give us the opportunity to build a new, strong and long-term joint framework [...]

2020-01-31T19:01:13+00:00 January 31st, 2020|

EUFA meets Michel Barnier

Brussels – 25 September EUFA is grateful to Mr. Barnier for the frank and constructive exchange and his unwavering commitment to achieving a balanced Brexit agreement that lays the foundations for a strong future relationship. EUFA and Mr. Barnier reiterated that only a strong link between fisheries and the wider trade relationship [...]

2019-09-25T18:24:47+00:00 September 25th, 2019|

EUFA welcomes the new Members of the European Parliament Fisheries Committee

Press release: EUFA welcomes the new Members of the European Parliament Fisheries Committee Brussels, 10 July 2019 The European Fisheries Alliance (EUFA) would like to warmly welcome the new Members of the European Parliament Fisheries Committee. MEPs are taking office at a crucial time for the future of fisheries management and our industry, [...]

2019-07-10T17:44:35+00:00 July 10th, 2019|

EUFA welcomes President Juncker’s Statements on the Future Relationship

Press release: EUFA welcomes President Junckers’ Statements on the Future Relationship Brussels, 15 March 2019 After an eventful week around the Brexit process, the European Fisheries Alliance (EUFA) welcomes the House of Common’s decision to rule out a no-deal Brexit and continue efforts towards an orderly departure from the European Union by calling [...]

2019-03-15T15:08:09+00:00 March 15th, 2019|

EUFA meets EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier

The European Fisheries Alliance (EUFA) met with Michael Barnier to exchange views on the current Brexit progress and to discuss all possible Brexit outcomes. EUFA is appreciative to Mr Barnier for a very constructive meeting and thank him and his team for their tireless work over the past two years to achieve a [...]

2019-02-15T18:15:03+00:00 February 15th, 2019|

EUFA welcomes the EU efforts to mitigate the impact of a ‘no deal’ Brexit on fisheries

Press release: EUFA welcomes the EU efforts to mitigate the impact of a ‘no deal’ Brexit on fisheries 23.01.2019 Brussels, 23 January 2019 The European Union Fisheries Alliance (EUFA) welcomes the two contingency proposals adopted by the European Commission today to help mitigate the impact of “no-deal” Brexit on EU fisheries. Although EUFA sincerely [...]

2019-01-23T16:37:55+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|

UK Parliament votes against the Brexit deal – EUFA very concerned about a possible “Hard Brexit“

Press release:  UK Parliament votes against the Brexit deal EUFA very concerned about a possible “Hard Brexit“ 16.01.2019 Brussels, 16 January 2019 The European Fisheries Alliance (EUFA) takes note of yesterday’s vote in the House of Commons. While a managed exit and a mutually beneficial fisheries and trade agreement remain EUFA’s objective, yesterday’s vote [...]

2019-01-16T17:19:19+00:00 January 16th, 2019|

Danish Fishing Communities meet TF 50

From 3rd to 6th November a Danish delegation of mayors from 5 fisheries dependent municipalities and one of the Danish regions, together with representatives from the Danish fishing industry visited Brussels. The purpose of the visit was to highlight the importance of the Danish fishing industry in Denmark and to stress the importance [...]

2018-11-12T17:20:49+00:00 November 12th, 2018|

EU decision makers protect the future of the European fishing communities

“EU decision makers protect the future of the European fishing communities and its industry in the Brexit negotiations” European Fisheries Alliance Press Release Santiago – Today, the European Fisheries Alliance is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Santiago Declaration. One year ago, representatives of coastal communities from across the [...]

2018-10-23T14:02:09+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|