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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

May 04, 2018

Sarah Glaser Visits The University Of Miami To Discuss Fisheries Conflict

Secure Fisheries’ Sarah Glaser was honored with an invitation to speak to the students and faculty of the Rosenstiel School of Marine and... Read more

Apr 27, 2018

INTERPOL report provides guidance to law enforcement for tackling fisheries crime

Law enforcement are central to combating fisheries crimes, such as illegal fishing, but they face many challenges in the process. Ultimately, most fisheries crimes are never prosecuted. INTERPOL,... Read more

Human Slavery In The Seafood Industry
Apr 25, 2018

Human Slavery In The Seafood Industry Violates Human Rights And Contributes To Fisheries Conflict

Human trafficking and forced labor aboard fishing vessels are gaining international attention as investigative journalists and scientists are shining a light on human slavery in the seafood... Read more

Enhancing Maritime Security in Africa participants
Apr 09, 2018

Fisheries and the Blue Economy Promote Maritime Security in Africa

Maritime security is integral to a strong blue economy, and weak legal frameworks are a major impediment to deterrence of maritime crime. Those were two key takeaways from... Read more

Apr 04, 2018

SALT Workshop Tackles Challenges to Improving Transparency in Seafood Value Chain

Secure Fisheries Director, Kaija Hurlburt, participated in a two-day DataLab hosted by the Seafood Alliance for Legality and Traceability (SALT) to accelerate learning and support collaboration on... Read more

Mar 13, 2018

Secure Fisheries’ Advisors Provide Vital Input On Program Strategy And Growth

Secure Fisheries hosted its first advisory meeting of 2018 on March 13 at One Earth Future’s headquarters in Broomfield, Colorado. Two of... Read more