NPOA

AcronymDefinition
NPOANAFO (Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization) Regulatory Area
NPOANational Plan of Action (illegal fishing regulation; conservation effort)
NPOANatural Point of Aim
NPOANatural Products Organic Asia (annual trade show)
NPOANorthstar Property Owners Association (Truckee, CA)
NPOANational Parks Overflights Act of 1987
NPOANutrition Program for Older Americans
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They discussed that NPOA and RPOA should focus on conservation and management of sharks with particular emphasis on improving species-specific landings and other data, such as on species' movements.
'Among the NPOA goals, the MPA truly mirrors how much we have achieved in terms of implementation and regional cooperation,' Rodriguez pointed out.
Aside from MPA management, Rodriguez said the country was also successful in adopting the ecosystem approach to fisheries management (EAFM), another goal set by the Philippines in its NPOA.
Besides a review of the NPOA, the meeting also featured the signing of the Committees Internal Rules as well as a Joint Memorandum Circular to Philippine law enforcement bodies and deputy fish wardens on the adoption and implementation of the Fisheries Law Enforcement Manual of Operation (FLEMO).
WWF-Pakistan DG Hammad Naqi Khan, in the concluding remarks, emphasised that the NPOA is an excellent opportunity to further strengthen the knowledge and skills of law enforcement agencies and to develop partnerships amongst them to effectively curb wildlife crimes.
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Brunei Darussalam's National Plan of Action (NPOA) to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing.
(20) Fewer than 20% of FAO COFI members have implemented a national plan of action (NPOA) for sharks while fewer than 10% of members have developed an NPOA on fishing capacity.
On Monday, meanwhile, the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment launched its 'National Plan of Action (NPOA) for the Conservation and Management of Sharks 2018-2021' that presents concrete steps to promote shark conservation and sustainability in the UAE.
Organised by the Climate Change Ministry in collaboration with the Wildlife Fund for Nature - Pakistan (WWF) in financial support of USAID, the day-long event was aimed to review key recommendations of the draft National Plan of Action (NPoA) to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade in Pakistan, seek and deliberate over suggestions of the experts on the draft (Npoa) from the federal Management Committee of Pakistan for the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).
The speakers also said that the National Plan of Action (NPOA) provides a viable mechanism for conservation of sharks in the country.