News & Events

Jan 17, 2018

Secure Fisheries Launches Caught Red-Handed Workshops

As a partner of the Caught Red-Handed maritime capacity building project, Secure Fisheries will host a series of workshops during 2018 to develop a harmonized guide for the collection of maritime... Read more

Jan 11, 2018

Secure Fisheries Joins Marine Science Students At City University Of Mogadishu

These days, being 9,090 miles away is no longer a barrier to knowledge sharing and education, as Dr. Sarah Glaser used video-conferencing to join a class in Mogadishu. 

Dec 19, 2017

New Fisheries Conflict Research Consortium Launched to Stop the Fish Wars

One Earth Future's Secure Fisheries program today announced the creation of the Fisheries Conflict Research Consortium (FCRC) to investigate the causes and consequences of fisheries conflict and... Read more

Nov 22, 2017

Western Indian Ocean Stakeholders Develop Partnerships for Sharing Intelligence on Dark Vessels And Illegal Fishing

Mombasa, Kenya – Military and intelligence personnel gathered in Mombasa for an Interagency Workshop on Maritime Operations Threat Re-education. The workshop targeted signatories to the Djibouti... Read more

Sustainable Fish Forum
Nov 16, 2017

Global Experts Convene to Investigate Causes and Consequences of Fisheries Conflict

Secure Fisheries hosted eighteen researchers and practitioners from universities and NGOs to examine the state of knowledge about fisheries conflict, form new partnerships to advance knowledge on... Read more

Nov 14, 2017

Inland Fisheries – Invisible but Integral to the UN Sustainable Development Agenda for Ending Poverty by 2030

Inland fisheries – defined as freshwater fisheries in lakes, rivers, and the supporting estuaries – provide food and income security to tens of millions of people around the world.

Global Maritime Forum
Nov 14, 2017

Intelligence Community, Ngos, And Policy Makers Join Forces To Improve Maritime Situational Awareness

Fish in Cold Storage
Nov 07, 2017

Somali Fisheries Urgently Need Better Data

New research shows official reports of fish catch in the waters around the Somali region significantly underestimate true catch.

Fishing Computer Models
Nov 03, 2017

Computer-Based Mapping Promotes Ocean Science and Protection

The Esri Ocean GIS Forum showcased a broad array of ocean research, all of which used Geographic Information Systems (GIS), or computer mapping, for spatial analyses and public distribution.

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.