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Fisheries

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN 57471, tabled on 15 October 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will (a) develop and (b) publish a climate-smart fisheries strategy ahead of COP26.

Answered on

20 October 2021

The UK fisheries administrations will include legally binding policies, which will contribute to the achievement of the climate change objective in the Fisheries Act 2020, in the Joint Fisheries Statement available for public consultation this winter.

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