News & Events

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

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

Jul 26, 2017

INDIAN OCEAN COMMISSION RECOMMENDS NEW PRIORITIES FOR ADVANCING THE REGIONAL FISHERIES SURVEILLANCE PLAN TO REDUCE IUU FISHING

In July Secure Fisheries attended the Indian Ocean Commission's Regional Fisheries Surveillance Plan meeting, where Robert Mazurek gave a presentation on Secure Fisheries' current efforts combatting... Read more
Jun 16, 2017

SAFE OCEAN NETWORK REVIEWS BEST PRACTICES FOR FISHING VESSEL INTELLIGENCE

Director Kaija Hurlburt and Senior Program Manager Robert Mazurek attended the second meeting of the Safe Ocean Network, to discuss efforts to combat IUU fishing. 

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