Learn about the impacts COVID-19 has had on small-scale fishing communities across the coastal tropics, and discover how these communities are showing resilience in the face of the evolving crisis.
Coastal communities are beset by a range of complex challenges, including being disproportionately impacted by climate breakdown. The compounding impacts of the COVID-19 crisis have been far reaching. While community health is a primary concern, communities who are reliant on the ocean are also being impacted in many other ways including restrictions on movement, the subsequent impact on tourism, and the collapse of the global seafood market.
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