FIP Review Guidelines

FisheryProgress reviews the FIPs listed on the site using its FIP Review Guidelines and FIP Social Review Guidelines. The guidelines provide detailed information on eligibility for the site, the protocols for creating a profile and reporting FIP progress, and the site’s quality control and appeals process.

You may access the FIP Review Guidelines below. Translated versions are available, but do not reflect the minor updates made in May 2021 – please see the cover note on the English version of the guidelines more detail on the updates. (Spanish | Bahasa Indonesia)

FIP Review Guidelines

You can access and download the FIP Review Guidelines in the following languages: 

  • English
  • Español (Coming Soon)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Coming Soon)


FIP Social Review Guidelines

You can access and download the FIP Social Review Guidelines in the following languages:

FisheryProgress regularly revises the guidelines with input from the site’s Advisory Committee, Social Advisory Committee, and Technical Oversight Committee. The most recent revisions to the FIP Review Guidelines were made in May 2021.

For information on key changes that were made during this round of revisions, please review the FIP Review Guidelines 2020 Update document.The FIP Social Review Guidelines were established in May 2021.

If you have questions about the guidelines, please contact us.