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Old Somali Fishing Gear Problems
Oct 31, 2017

Watch: Inside Somali Fishing

Competition from foreign fishing boats, underdeveloped infrastructure, and destructive fishing practices threaten the sustainability of Somali fisheries. 

Somali President Gaas
Oct 30, 2017

Inaugural Forum Nets Commitments To Strengthening Somali Fisheries

Hundreds of Somali fishers, entrepreneurs, investors, and policy makers gathered in Puntland recently to promote sustainable development of the Somali fishery sector.

Oct 04, 2017

Introducing the Stable Seas Maritime Security Index

One Earth Future, through its programs Secure Fisheries, Oceans Beyond Piracy,... 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... Read more

Sep 29, 2017

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

Kaija Hurlburt, Director of Secure Fisheries, spoke to a workshop at the Stimson Center about the intersection of IUU fishing and national security concerns as they operate in Somali waters.

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... 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)... 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,... 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... 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... Read more

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