What is pole and line tuna?
Pole and line caught tuna improves lives, protects the oceans and provides a meal. One hook, one line and one fisherman: tuna are caught one at a time, providing jobs with no bycatch. Watch pole and line fishing in action!
The First Voyage of Discovery
We are pleased to announce the first voyage of discovery – sending two students from the Maldives across the world to learn how to fish American albacore style. Follow their journey here! Follow the adventure here!
Who we are, what we do
We are an international charity committed to a future where coastal fishing communities and their fisheries thrive. Our mission is to develop socially and environmentally responsible pole and line fisheries, and demonstrate their value. Find out more about our team.
Become a member
Whether you’re a fishing association, processor, distributor or retailer, by becoming a member of IPNLF you can contribute to sustainable tuna stocks and support thriving coastal communities worldwide. Find out more about IPNLF’s members.