The Global Seafood Alliance is an international, nonprofit trade association dedicated to advancing responsible seafood practices through education, advocacy and third-party assurances.
Through the development of its Best Aquaculture Practices and Best Seafood Practices certification programs, GSA has become a leading standards-setting organization for seafood. The organization’s work addresses the full spectrum of responsibility, from environmental responsibility and social accountability to food safety and animal health and welfare. Established in 1997 as the Global Aquaculture Alliance, GSA is headquartered in Portsmouth, N.H., USA.
Our vision: A world that embraces the role of responsible seafood in meeting global nutrition needs.
To be a part of GSA is to be a part of a team united in work that matters in our world. Membership with Global Seafood Alliance is a rewarding and advantageous experience for you and your business. By joining our growing community of forward-thinking individuals and companies, you’re giving yourself and your employees the gift of knowledge and collaboration.
GSA is a friend and ally to thousands of seafood professionals worldwide. Working together in pre-competitive ways, we have the power to advance the cause of responsible seafood.
Corporate Membership is GAA’s highest level of membership and is meant for companies aiming to strengthen their knowledge and influence worldwide. Becoming a corporate member demonstrates the business’ commitment to responsibly produced seafood for the world. Join GAA in embarking on a journey committed to changing the narrative around aquaculture with one that supports sustainable excellence on land and water.
Aquaculture is a rapidly growing sector where change is fast and often disruptive. The GOAL conference keeps you ahead of the curve. Join other forward-thinking leaders from across the global seafood value chain in reviewing production, sustainability, innovation and market trends. You’ll come away with valuable knowledge, strategic relationships and an understanding of emerging issues and solutions.
The Global Aquaculture Alliance is the founder of the Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification program (a FishChoice.com Sustainable Seafood Certification Partner). Their shared vision is a world that embraces and enables the role of responsibly farmed seafood in meeting global nutrition needs.