GSI Partners are organizations that share the GSI objective of improved sustainability in the salmon farming sector, and are willing to work collaboratively over a long-term period to help achieve this.
World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF)
For 50 years, WWF has been protecting the future of nature.
The world’s leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by more than one million members in the United States and close to five million globally. WWF's unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature.
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has published a case study on the positive impact that the GSI has made on the salmon farming industry. To read the article, click here.
The Ocean Panel brings together world leaders who recognize that economic production and ocean protection must be mutually supporting if we are to “produce, protect and prosper.” It is an initiative of serving heads of government committed to catalyzing bold, pragmatic solutions for ocean health and wealth that support the SDGs and build a better future for people and the planet. It is the Ocean Panel’s ambition that the innovative solutions and actions stemming from its work will drive the ocean agenda well beyond 2020.
The Global Salmon Initiative is a member of the Ocean Panel.
GSI Friends are organizations that share our vision of improved sustainability in the farmed salmon sector, and wish to support the GSI in achieving its vision. This may come through the form of sharing advice or expertise or supporting on specific projects. The GSI welcomes the support of any possible Friends who wish to help us on our journey.
The International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation (IFFO) is the international non-profit organisation which represents fishmeal and fish oil producers and related trades throughout the world. IFFOs vision is to enhance human and livestock health and welfare via superior nutrition to the benefit of consumers worldwide.The International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation (IFFO) is the international non-profit organisation which represents fishmeal and fish oil producers and related trades throughout the world. IFFOs vision is to enhance human and livestock health and welfare via superior nutrition to the benefit of consumers worldwide.
Founded in 2010 by WWF and IDH (Dutch Sustainable Trade Initiative), the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) is an independent not for profit organisation with global influence. The ASC’s mission is to transform aquaculture towards environmental sustainability and social responsibility using efficient market mechanisms that create value across the chain.
The Global Aquaculture Alliance’s mission is to promote responsible aquaculture practices through education, advocacy and demonstration. For more than 20 years, GAA has demonstrated its commitment to feeding the world through responsible aquaculture through its pre-competitive activities and through its industry-leading third-party aquaculture certification program, Best Aquaculture Practices.
Friend of Ocean Action
Friends of Ocean Action is a coalition of over 50 ocean leaders who are fast-tracking solutions to the most pressing challenges facing the ocean. Its members – the Friends – come from business, civil society, international organizations, science and technology. The mission of Friends of Ocean Action is to use our knowledge, means and influence to help the international community take the urgent steps needed to “conserve and sustainably use our ocean, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.”
Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN)
Achieving food security for all is at the heart of FAO's efforts – to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. Our three main goals are: the eradication of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition; the elimination of poverty and the driving forward of economic and social progress for all; and, the sustainable management and utilization of natural resources, including land, water, air, climate and genetic resources for the benefit of present and future generations.