News & Events

billfish Indian Ocean workshop
Nov 11, 2019

WIOMSA Billfish Workshop Launches Fisheries Research Throughout Africa

Postdoctoral fellow Dr. Isigi Keadagi hosted a multi-country, interdisciplinary workshop on billfish in Kenya to launch the project, “Billfish Interactions, Livelihoods, and Linkages for... Read more

fisheries catch data working group
Oct 26, 2019

Somalia Launches the Fisheries Data Collection Working Group

The Fisheries Data Collection Working Group was started to begin nation-wide fisheries catch data in Somalia.

Somaliland Ministry Co-Management Training
Oct 10, 2019

Somaliland Ministry of Livestock and Marine Resources Participates in Fisheries Co-management Training

In Hargeisa, Secure Fisheries led a co-management training for staff of the Somaliland Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries Development. Government stakeholders play a central role in... Read more

Climate change marine conflict
Oct 08, 2019

Climate Change, Fisheries, and Conflict in Africa

Dr. Sarah Glaser spoke on a panel entitled, "An Ocean of Change: How Climate Change is Upending our View of Maritime Sustainability, Sovereignty, and Security”.

mending nets Somalia
Oct 07, 2019

Learning to Make Fishing Nets in Somali Coastal Communities

Based on requests from Somali fishing community members, Secure Fisheries coordinated an eight-day net making training. ... Read more

Somali mapping workshop community
Sep 28, 2019

Oceanographic Mapping Exercises Inform Fisheries Co-management

Secure Fisheries facilitated interactive oceanographic mapping exercises in Somali fishing communities.

fish data collection Somalia
Sep 03, 2019

Fisheries Catch Data Collection Working Group meeting

Secure Fisheries participated in a Fisheries Data Collection Working Group meeting hosted by the Federal Government of Somalia in... Read more

SFF somalia fisheries MOU
May 30, 2019

SFF 2019: Partnerships to Support Somali fisheries

The Somalia Fisheries Forum (SFF 2019) brought together over 300 participants, including fishers, academics, business owners, and policymakers from the Federal Government of Somalia and the Somali... Read more

North American Association of Fisheries Economists
May 23, 2019

From Ghana To Nova Scotia: What Fisheries Scientists Can Learn From Comparative Case Studies

Dr. Sarah Glaser joined Abdirahim Ibrahim Sheik Heile of the Somalia Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources to present their joint research on trade-offs between foreign industrial and... Read more

Fisheries Crime Prosecution
Apr 24, 2019

Caught Red-Handed Commences with Final Workshop on Prosecuting Fisheries Crime