Abandoned fishing gear (ghost gear) are one of the biggest threats to our sea life.
A staggering 640,000 tons of gear is left in our oceans each year.
This gear traps, mutilates, and kills hundreds of thousands of animals annually.
By bringing together governments, businesses and fishing organizations, we took giant steps towards cleaning up our oceans this past year.
We founded the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI) to globalize our Sea Change campaign carry it forward.
Since founding the GGGI in 2015, several global seafood companies have joined the alliance.
Learn more about the GGGI and how you can get involved.
We’ve successfully lobbied the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to protect marine animals by tagging fishing nets. This significant decision means...
To help protect animals from lost and abandoned fishing gear, one of the world’s largest seafood companies and tuna producers has joined the Global Ghost Gear...
World Animal Protection is a U.S. registered charity EIN #04-2718182
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