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fisheries conflict consortium
Nov 13, 2018

2018 Fisheries Conflict Symposium

Secure Fisheries hosted the second annual two-day Fisheries Conflict Symposium, which established interdisciplinary partnerships, increased understanding of global fisheries conflicts and their... Read more

somali coastal development opportunities fisheries
Oct 26, 2018

Somali Coastal Development Opportunities Earn Support from International Partners

Paige Roberts and Mahad Awale were in Nairobi, Kenya, to discuss the findings of a recent report with international development community stakeholders seeking to invest in the Somali... Read more

Our Ocean Panelists
Oct 20, 2018

Fisheries Conflict and Maritime Security Make a Splash at Our Ocean

Dr. Sarah Glaser spoke on maritime security at the 2018 Our Ocean Conference in Bali. 

participants caught red handed workshop
Oct 04, 2018

Caught Red-Handed Workshops Strengthen Regional Networks across Maritime Agencies in the Western Indian Ocean

Secure Fisheries, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, and United States Naval Forces Africa hosted the third round of Caught Red-Handed workshops in Port Louis, Mauritius; Antananarivo,... Read more

group at the American Fisheries Society
Aug 20, 2018

International Fisheries Networks Connect at the American Fisheries Society

Global fisheries networks link partners to leverage knowledge, technology, and community in service of improving research and education about fisheries issues. 

fish scales reuse
Aug 15, 2018

Novel Ways to Reuse Fish and Reduce Waste Will Benefit Livelihoods, Environment In Lake Victoria

Over 200,000 metric tons of Nile perch are harvested from Lake Victoria each year. The fillets are exported to Europe, but the skin, guts, bones, and scales create biowaste that pollutes the... Read more

mapping GIS Somalia development
Aug 01, 2018

Using GIS to Identify Somali Coastal Development Opportunities

How can GIS mapping tools work with local knowledge? 

Caught Red Handed Kenya
Jul 30, 2018

Caught Red-Handed Workshops Build Momentum to Combat Illegal Fishing in the Western Indian Ocean

Secure Fisheries, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, and the United States Navy hosted the second round of Caught Red-Handed workshops in Mombasa, Kenya; Maputo, Mozambique; and Dar es... Read more

May 24, 2018

Caught Red-handed Workshops Open in Sri Lanka and the Maldives

Secure Fisheries’ Senior Program manager Robert Mazurek chaired the first two meetings in a series of eleven Caught Red-Handed (CRH) workshops last month at the Navy Headquarters in Colombo, Sri... Read more

May 10, 2018

U.S. Partners Join Forces to Tackle Illegal Fishing Through Information Sharing

On May 10th Secure Fisheries’ Robert Mazurek joined an international session of the National Maritime Interagency Advisory Group (NIAG) in Washington, D.C.  The NIAG is a U.S.... Read more