Welcome to Secure Fisheries
SECURE FISHERIES employs a science-based approach to eliminating unmanaged competition over fisheries resources and reducing fisheries conflict in the Somali region. Our work supports the development of sustainable fisheries in the service of long-term food security, economic security, and community resilience.
PROJECT BADWEYN: MAPPING SOMALI COASTAL RESOURCES
Project Badweyn is a tool for understanding connections between Somali coastal activities and resources. Visualizing these connections informs strategies to build economically and ecologically sustainable communities, while avoiding future conflicts.
SECURE FISHERIES WORK
Buho Mohamed, a resident of Bandarbeyla district in Puntland, has become a shining example of empowerment and positive change in her community. With a family of seven to support, she embarked on a journey of change that began with One Earth Future’s Secure Fisheries Program.November 20,2023
In an inspiring success story, a narrative of resilience and collective community effort, the Bulahar cooperative Fishing Community has refurbished its destiny with the support of the secure Fisheries Program by One Earth Future.October 02,2023
Kismayo, Somalia - In a pioneering effort to revolutionize fisheries in the Jubbaland region of Somalia, One Earth Future’s Secure Fisheries program has embarked on a groundbreaking co-management project set to bring transformative change to the way fisheries are managed in the area.September 29,2023
Secure Fisheries is dedicated to promoting sustainable fisheries across the Somali region as a source of long-term food and economic security. The Somali fishing sector has the potential to provide sustainable coastal livelihoods through employment opportunities that support community resilience.
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Secure Fisheries is a source of independent and original research about fisheries in East Africa.