NGOs Accredited to NASCO
NASCO seeks to be a transparent and inclusive organization. Accredited Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) have observer status. The conditions governing observer status have been relaxed progressively so as to allow increased participation by the NGOs in NASCO’s work in order to benefit from the considerable experience and expertise within the NGO community.
The current Co-Chairs of NASCO’s accredited NGOs are:
- Nils Olav Gjone (Norske Lakseelver); and
- Steve Sutton (Atlantic Salmon Federation, Canada).
The following NGOs have observer status to NASCO:
Conditions for Observers at NASCO Meetings
Conditions for Attendance by Observers at NASCO Meetings were revised in June 2006. These conditions apply to inter-governmental observers, non-governmental observers and media representatives.