Japanese Soul Food: Japan Progresses Towards More Sustainable Seafood

By Traci Linder, Senior Project Manager photo credit: Andrew Simoni The year 2020 represents something different to each of [...]

How FishWise is Tackling IUU Fishing

By Lindsay Jennings, M.P.S., Senior Project Manager Illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing is a long-standing issue that is [...]

FishWise and Positively Groundfish Form New Partnership

FishWise is pleased to announce a new partnership with Positively Groundfish – a unique multi-sector association based in Brookings, [...]

10 Ways to Celebrate National Seafood Month

In honor of national seafood month, we asked our staff of seafood experts to put together some of their [...]

FishWise Business Services

This document outlines the ways that a business may partner with FishWise. FishWise promotes the health and recovery of [...]

Mayor of Santa Cruz Proclaims October 5 “FishWise Day”

FishWise was honored by the Mayor of the City of Santa Cruz with the following proclamation: Whereas      [...]

Producer Partner Spotlight: Riverence

  FishWise is excited to announce a new producer partnership with Riverence. “Reverence for the river” – this is [...]

Red Fish, Blue Fish, Which Fish?: What we can learn from the FAO’s report on food fraud in the fisheries sector

  The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) released a report this year analyzing food fraud [...]

Supporting Worker Voice and Promoting Social Responsibility at the SeaWeb Seafood Summit

Feature image: Jen Cole, Jittrinee Kaeojinda, Art Prapha, and Dominique Gautier at the “Building Socially Responsible Seafood Supply Chains [...]

Welcome Oliviya Wyse!

We’re thrilled to have Oliviya Wyse join the FishWise team as an intern within our Traceability Division. Oliviya is [...]

Introducing The Online Vendor Survey 2.0

By: Elsie Tanadjaja FishWise launched a new version of our Online Vendor Survey (OVS) in mid-October last year. This survey [...]

Welcome Amy West!

I am Amy West and I joined FishWise in March of 2018 as the program manager for the USAID initiative, Seafood [...]

FishWise at International Forum on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing

During May 3-4 Mark Richardson attended the 11th International Forum on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing hosted by Chatham [...]

Slowing Down Seafood

By Chase Martin, Communications Project Manager On a Saturday afternoon in a fish processing warehouse on the docks of [...]

The Links Between IUU Fishing, Human Rights, and Traceability

Illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing threatens marine ecosystems and global food security. This unsustainable practice and the networks [...]

Innovation Forum London: How Business Can Tackle Modern Slavery and Forced Labor

By Cora Sorenson The billboards outside the heavily touristed Westminster Abbey in London let me know that modern slavery [...]

Policies and Recommendations to Improve the Safety of Fisheries Observers Deployed in Tuna Fisheries

On September 10th 2015, a Taiwanese fishing vessel conducted a transshipment of tuna to the Panamanian flagged refrigerated vessel MV [...]

Shipping off to Sumbawa

FishWise’s networks and activities span the globe, and this month’s blog feature is no exception. Senior Project Manager Erin [...]

5th Annual Global Wave Conference

By Meg Songer, Project Manager The forum, organized by Save the Waves Coalition and Surfrider Foundation and hosted by [...]

Industry Toolkit Provides Tools for Building Traceability into Seafood Supply Chains

Looking to take the first steps in implementing electronic traceability?  Attempting to calculate your ROI from adopting traceability practices? [...]

FishWise and Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) release a new report on FAD-free Tuna Verification Best Practices

Increasing demand for tuna products claiming to be harvested without the use of fish aggregated devices (i.e. FAD-free) has [...]

From the Inside Out: Stories of Social Capital in Seafood

A new mini-documentary, From the Inside Out: Stories of Social Capital in Seafood, explores the concept of social capital and [...]

Discovering seafood traceability solutions at the Seafood Expo North America

A collaboration of four NGOs with strong presence in the seafood traceability space–FishWise, Future of Fish, the IFT’s Global [...]

Inspiring Innovation in Human Rights and Responsible Sourcing: Issara Institute Global Forum

We sat in collective silence in a Bangkok conference room, listening intently to the Thai, Burmese, and English translations [...]