Hugh Walton

Policy Specialist, Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency

Hugh Walton is Policy Specialist at the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency and has also served as Fisheries Development Advisor on WTO Issues at the Agency.

Bridges news

4 November 2011
The problem of ‘too many boats chasing too few fish' The recent 2010 statistics by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) demonstrates that 88 percent of commercially valuable fish stocks are now either fully exploited, overexploited or depleted (1). ‘Overcapacity' and ‘overfishing' are...