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.
The Changer interviewed our Executive Director Alasdair Harris about his motivation for starting Blue Ventures, and how Blue Ventures can succeed where other marine conservation organisations have struggled
Our recent PLOS one paper has been featured in this Telegraph article exploring issues of development aid funding and the success of long term, locally led, fisheries management.
Mongabay.com report the work of Skoll awardee Blue Ventures in the article “Innovative community fisheries initiative wins top social entrepreneurship prize”.
Oxford, UK – Blue Ventures’ pioneering efforts to rebuild tropical fisheries with coastal communities have been awarded the 2015 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship.
Blue Ventures’ founder and executive director, Dr Alasdair Harris, is featured on the TED blog ‘Octopus’s garden: A TED Fellow with a radical approach to saving fisheries’.
Blue Ventures’ work in Madagascar is featured in the Telegraph Magazine this week.
London, UK – New study highlights the overwhelming importance of small-scale fisheries for coastal economies
The opening of two pioneering community-managed mangrove reserves in western Madagascar.