CADEC Alain - 8th Parliamentary term

Alain Cadec

EPP, PECH/ECON Committees Chair of the PECH Committee


  • Bring marine and maritime issues higher on the EU political agenda
  • Follow-up of the implementation of the reformed Common Fisheries Policy (CFP), such as:
  • Regionalisation process
  • Implementation of the Common Market Organisation (CMO)
  • Fisheries Partnership Agreements (FPAs)
  • Landing obligations
  • Small-scale fisheries
  • Address the development of the aquaculture sector and implementation of Member States’ National Strategic Plans for Aquaculture
  • Address global challenges:
  • Governance of fisheries management and biodiversity conservation
  • Fight against Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fisheries
  • Regional Fisheries Management Organisations (RFMOs)
  • Contribution of fisheries to food security
  • Marine Protected Areas (MPAs)
  • Promote an integrated maritime policy:
  • Promote the Blue Growth agenda and the Marine and Maritime Agenda for Growth and Jobs
  • Follow the implementation of the Maritime Spatial Planning Directive
  • Follow the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive to achieve good environmental status by 2020
  • Promote the development of the European maritime transport sector, including inland waterways and sea shipping
  • Follow the forthcoming Communication on marine and coastal tourism
  • Follow the revision of Port Reception Facility Directive
  • Address the forthcoming strategy on EU security for global maritime domain
Isabelle THOMAS

Isabelle Thomas

S&D, PECH/BUDG Committees