News & Events

Somali fishers future
Jan 12, 2021

In Their Words: Somali Fishers Forging a Bright Future

Without the partnership of fishers and coastal communities, Secure Fisheries would not be able to successfully... Read more

Logo for Co-management Association of Zeila
Dec 21, 2020

Power Sharing Established for Fisheries Co-management in Zeila, Somaliland

Marking an important milestone for fisheries management in Somaliland, the Zeila Fisheries Co-management Association was officially established through a power-sharing agreement between the... Read more

Bander Beyla Business administration training
Nov 18, 2020

Bander Beyla Fisheries Co-Management Association Harnesses Business Skills

Members of the newly formed fisheries Co-Management Association (CMA) in Bander Beyla participated in a business administration training.

geography 2050 conference
Nov 16, 2020

Geography 2050: The Future of the World Ocean

Secure Fisheries researchers presented virtually for Geography 2050: The Future of the World Ocean. 

Fisheries Field School Somaliland
Oct 17, 2020

Fisher Field Schools Launch in Somaliland

The Fisher Field Schools, three interactive learning schools aimed at expanding access to practical and sustainable fishing practices, were established in Somaliland, focusing on skills in ... Read more

Bander Bayla co-management agreement
Oct 12, 2020

Fisheries Co-management Power-Sharing Agreement Signed in Bander Beyla, Puntland

On October 5, the Director General of Fisheries and Marine Resources for Puntland, the Chief of the Ceenaad Fishing... Read more

Somali fisheries cold chain
Sep 15, 2020

"Developing a Cold Chain Infrastructure for the Somali Fishing Industry," a new partnership at UN75 Global Governance Forum

At the UN75 Global Governance Forum on September 17th, Secure Fisheries will announce the partnership “Developing a Cold Chain Infrastructure for... Read more

co-management agreement Bander Beyla
Sep 01, 2020

Fisheries Co-management Power-Sharing Agreement Established Between Puntland Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and Bander Beyla Fishing Community

On August 13, 2020, representatives from the Puntland Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and the Bander Beyla fishing... Read more

World Ocean Day 2020 - Somalia
Jun 08, 2020

World Ocean Day 2020 | A Somali Perspective

The theme of World Oceans Day 2020 is #ProtectOurHome. What does that mean in the Somali region? Students of marine science participating in the fisheries catch data collection... Read more

Future of Fish Shuraako Secure Fisheries MOU
May 07, 2020

Secure Fisheries, Shuraako, and Future of Fish Partner to Unlock Value in Somali Fisheries

This partnership leverages these three programs’ expertise in fisheries science and community engagement, creative financial models, capacity-building, and systems approaches to solve complex... Read more