We’re regularly engaged in a number of key decision-making processes, which puts us in a great position to better influence and shape policy and management of sharks, skates and rays at both national and global scale.

Our credentials currently include:

  • Contributing partner in the Global Shark and Ray Initiative (GSRI), a partnership of six leading conservation NGO’s collaborating to produce a comprehensive 10-year action plan to improve the conservation status of sharks and rays.

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  • Recognised by Defra as consulting Shark Conservation NGO for UK Government and active partner in UK Elasmobranch project steering groups.
  • Regular contributor to The European Commission and European Parliament -successfully delivering key fisheries and wildlife protection policy objectives.
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  • Secretariat of the European Elasmobranch Association (EEA) - a non-profit umbrella organisation of European organisations dedicated to the study, management and conservation of sharks, skates, rays and chimaeras.