Suriname Case Study

Suriname Case Study

Learn how the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) and a coalition of stakeholders enabled Suriname‚Äôs seabob fishery to become the first MSC certified shrimp fishery in the tropics. The certification process also led to wider improvements in fisheries management, with the Suriname government investing in scientific stock assessments, formal management plans and monitoring of illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing.