Sustainable Fisheries Partners (SFP)

The SFP is a small non-government organisation (NGO) which operates in partnership with fisheries in third world countries grappling with entering an age when major international fish buyers all insist markets in the USA and Europe will be closed to seafood products not rated as sustainable by the Marine Stewardship Council. Funded by large international fish buying companies and philanthropic donors the SFP is using Dr Prince to consult with them on the potential for data-poor approaches in the Indonesian blue swimmer crab fishery has 80,000 fishers and seven buyers buying 200,000t per annum.