The Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA) controls the world’s largest sustainable tuna purse-seine fishery. PNA countries provide around 50% of the global supply of skipjack tuna, the most commonly canned tuna.

PNA members are: Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Tuvalu.

Bycatch is troublesome – Deal with it!, SPC Fisheries Newsletter #147, May – August 2015

The best way to protect heavily depleted shark populations? Stop trying to catch them!, SPC, September 2014

Whales in a Changing Ocean Conference opens in Tonga, April 2017, Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)

Bycatch of turtles, birds and sharks is a serious issue for SIDS. Photo credit: Pacific Community, SPC