BrightTALK: Investing in Sustainable Seafood

Dennis Fritsch, UNEP FI on Fisheries & Aquaculture

BrightTALK: Investing in Sustainable Seafood
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Seafood may be the most traded food commodity in the world, but there is still much to be done to transition seafood to a sustainable sector that delivers future-proof returns to businesses. While great strides have been made in the past few decades by seafood companies, governments, and non-governmental organizations to identify, manage and mitigate environmental and social impacts and risks, about 75% of seafood sold today is still not certified or rated as sustainable, and more than 30% of the world’s fisheries remain over-exploited. As demonstrated by several Planet Tracker reports, sustainable seafood finance is not only the most socially responsible financial proposition but also the most comprehensive risk management strategy for investors.

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