The TBT Coalition at the UN Ocean Conference 2022 in Lisbon

The TBT Coalition is hosting an official UNOC side event and a ‘meet and greet’ for coalition members in Lisbon

The Transform Bottom Trawling Coalition will be in Lisbon next week for the UN Ocean Conference (UNOC). If you don’t have our TBT Coalition side-event and meet and greet in your diary yet, now is the time to get them in:

Thursday 30th from 16:30 to 18:00 (GMT+1) – Cafe Esplanando, Passeio Heróis do Mar & Travessa Sandokan, S/N 1990-061, Lisbon

TBT Coalition meet and greet

Join the Transform Bottom Trawling Coalition for its first in-person meeting at the UN Oceans Conference in Lisbon. This will be an informal event right on the shore of the river Tejo with Portuguese refreshments provided. Please RSVP to let us know you’re coming.


Friday 1st July from 8.30 to 10am (GMT+1) – Auditorium, Oceanário de Lisboa 1990-005, Lisbon

A Sea Change for Small-Scale Fisheries – Global Leadership Towards SDG14b: Preferential Access and Inshore Exclusion Zones

The Transform Bottom Trawling Coalition is hosting an official side event at the UN Oceans Conference. The event will explore the role of inshore exclusion zones free from industrial fisheries and preferential access areas for small-scale fisheries in safeguarding livelihoods and ecosystems.

You can register to attend the event in person in Lisbon, or join us online.



Join the coalition

If your group, business or organisation is interested in joining the coalition, please complete the membership application form below and we’ll be in touch.

Submit a testimony

Thank you for your interest in submitting a Fisher Testimony. Please add your details below and the coalition coordinator will contact you to discuss.