International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas Law and Legal Definition
The International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) is an inter-governmental organization. It works to conserve tunas and tuna-like species in the Atlantic Ocean and its adjacent seas. The ICCAT was created in 1969.
The ICCAT compiles fishery statistics from its members and from all entities fishing for tuna and tuna-like species in the Atlantic Ocean. The organization develops scientific-based management advice based on its research and management advice. It also provides a mechanism for contracting parties to agree on management measures, and produces relevant publications.
Legal Definition list
- International Class
- International Civil Aviation Organization
- International Child Abduction Remedies Act [ICARA]
- International Centre of Missing and Exploited Children
- International Carriage
- International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas
- International Committee of the Red Cross [ICRC]
- International Communication and Information Policy [EEB/CIP] [Department of State]
- International Convention for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas
- International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships
- International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea