The role of women in the fishing industry

The role of women in the fishing industry

Half of all people in the world involved in fishing and aquaculture in some respect are women.[1] The gender gap in leadership positions is still very prominent. Women suffer more than men from the effects of unsustainable fishing. Women constitute a high proportion...
Why the future has to be sustainable

Why the future has to be sustainable

If we continue fishing as we have done until now, our seas will be completely overfished in a few years. Then, for future generations, we won’t only have to take responsibility for the ecological consequences but also for robbing people of their livelihoods. Increased...
One fish to feed a family

One fish to feed a family

A fish that ends up in your frying pan has often had a long journey, passing through many hands, often through those of coastal fishermen in developing countries. Tastefully outlined in the menu at your favourite restaurant: pan fried tuna with sesame seeds and...