More sustainable seafood for everyone.
The mission of GSSI is to ensure confidence in the supply and promotion of certified seafood as well as to promote improvement in the seafood certification schemes.
Provide an international, multi-stakeholder platform for collaboration and knowledge exchange working towards more sustainable seafood.
Operate the Global Benchmark Tool to deliver clarity, credibility and choice in certified seafood by benchmarking schemes against the UN FAO Guidelines* and ensure confidence in the procurement of certified seafood.
Promote improvement in seafood certification schemes
Reduce costs by eliminating redundancy and duplication of certification processes.
Tackle the violation of labour rights together with the Consumer Goods Forum’s Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative by creating a benchmark and recognition tool for social compliance certification schemes.
Address Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fishing (IUU) with the FAO by promoting the uptake and implementation of relevant FAO instruments and guidelines (by public and private sector).