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Somali President Gaas
Oct 30, 2017

Inaugural Forum Nets Commitments To Strengthening Somali Fisheries

Garowe, Somalia –  Hundreds of Somali fishers, entrepreneurs, investors, and policy makers gathered in Puntland recently to promote sustainable development of the Somali fishery sector. The... Read more
Oct 04, 2017

Introducing the Stable Seas Maritime Security Index

One Earth Future, through its programs Secure Fisheries, Oceans Beyond Piracy, and OEF Research, is proud to introduce the Stable Seas Maritime Security Index. Assimilating data from 30 countries in... Read more
Oct 03, 2017

Somalia Fisheries Forum | Oct 24-26,2017

Along with Shuraako, and the Puntland Ministry of Fisheries, Secure Fisheries is hosting The Somalia Fisheries Forum 2017 (SFF 2017). The forum will serve as a platform for dialogue and collaboration... Read more
Sep 29, 2017

IUU FISHING AROUND THE WORLD IMPACTS U.S. NATIONAL SECURITY

Illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing must be recognized as an important component of U.S. national security. Kaija Hurlburt, Director of Secure Fisheries, spoke to a workshop at the... Read more
Sep 26, 2017

FishCRIME 2017 SYMPOSIUM PROMOTES INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION TO COMBAT FISHERIES CRIME

Secure Fisheries attended the 3rd International FishCRIME Symposium in Vienna, Austria on 25-26 September. The Symposium was organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the... Read more
Crime and Fishing
Sep 24, 2017

Secure Fisheries Hosts First Advisory Board Meeting

On September 24, Secure Fisheries held its first Advisory Board meeting in Vienna, Austria, preceding the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) FishCRIME Conference. Advisory Board members... Read more
Sep 19, 2017

SOMALILAND INVESTMENT FORUM ATTRACTS OVER 300 SOMALI ENTREPRENEURS, INVESTORS, AND DONORS TO INCREASE DEVELOPMENT OF SOMALILAND ECONOMY AND FISHERIES SECTOR

Shuraako, a program of One Earth Future, hosted its third Investment Forum in Hargeisa, Somaliland. Business leaders, international donors, NGOs, and government officials came together for three days... Read more
Sustainable global fish stocks
Sep 05, 2017

Stronger International Policies Are Key to Sustaining Global Fisheries

During a recent lecture at the University of California, Santa Cruz, Secure Fisheries’ Robert Mazurek argued that piecemeal fisheries management is undermining efforts for sustainable global... Read more
Aug 29, 2017

Inland Fisheries Are Critical for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals

Global development plans, driven by the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the associated 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), are missing an important opportunity for progress by... Read more
Jul 28, 2017

Food Security, Adaptive Governance, and Biodiversity Affect Community Resilience in Lake Victoria

Secure Fisheries hosted a workshop exploring the links between biodiversity, food security, resource conflict, and adaptive governance in Lake Victoria. Participants from the University of Denver,... Read more

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