Screen_Shot_2014-10-15_at_7.43.13_PMViewers may recall in March of this year we reported on the European Commission’s ban on Belize for its illegal fishing practices, and a little over six months later, the sanction according to the EC has been lifted over non-cooperation in fighting illegal, unregulated and unrestricted fishing. According to the commission, quote “Belize has demonstrated its commitment to reforming its legal framework and adopting a new set of rules for inspection, control and monitoring of vessels (Unquote). Of note and may be a contributor to lifting of the ban was after government passed a new High Seas Fishing Act this year as a measure to become compliant.

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