An English translation of Nisa Syahidah’s article for Mongabay Indonesia, exploring how community-based organisations in Indonesia are supporting fisher communities to adapt to COVID-19.
The announcement of new mud crab export permits in Madagascar supports the need to back locally led efforts to conserve mangroves and develop alternative livelihoods.
Blue Ventures has released a new Explore Photo Story to coincide with World Fisheries Day.
A national meeting of leaders from Madagascar’s small-scale fishing communities marks a pivotal moment for the empowerment of the country’s coastal communities to assert their rights to manage traditional fishing grounds.
Rachel Long, Blue Ventures’ Fishery Improvement Project Coordinator, has written a blog for the MSC about the octopus fishery in Southwest Madagascar.
Our Outreach Manager Steve Rocliffe has written an article for Save Our Seas Magazine concerning the temporary closure of the octopus fishery in the village of Andavadoaka, Madagascar
The first multi-year assessment of a small-scale Indian Ocean shark fishery. Community-based data collectors documented catches from 2007-2012 along hundreds of kilometres of Madagascar’s coastline.
Voracious, venomous, and a prolific breeder to boot, the invasive red lionfish poses a huge threat to coral reefs, fisheries and coastal communities in the Caribbean.
From fishery closures to how to measure a carapace, our volunteers in Belize found out everything they could ever have wanted about the Caribbean Spiny Lobster!
Our Belize Country Coordinator, Jen Chapman, is interviewed in an Oceana blog series about invasive lionfish.