How to Use This Site is a one-stop shop for information on the progress of global fishery improvement projects.

This site makes tracking progress more efficient, consistent, and reliable for businesses that support fishery improvement projects.

On you can:

  1. Create and update a FIP profile for a prospective, basic, or comprehensive FIPIf you would like to enter data, please sign up for an orientation webinar here.

  2. Search for FIPs and review their profiles to understand their scope and progress.

  3. Get involved in a FIP to help them make progress toward their objectives.

  4. Comment on a FIP to share feedback about FIPs listed on the site.

  5. Appeal a FIP if a FIP implementer or stakeholder has concerns about the outcome of a type/stage or progress review.

For detailed information on the protocols uses to review and display FIP information, see our FIP Review Guidelines. For definitions of terms used throughout the site, please read our Glossary.

To learn more, you can also visit our Trainings & Webinars section.

If you have additional questions about using the site that are not answered in this section, please visit the Contact page to send us a message.