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Starved fishermen in Uganda turning to bird eggs by Matthias Mugisha April 08, 2013   |  Source : New Vision  | Copyright : 2012 Newvision

Lake Victoria is under threat, and the very people this natural resource is supposed to serve are the ones threatening its existence. Until World Environment Day on June 5, in a campaign, Save Lake Victoria, Vision Group media platforms will run investiga...

Chile port strike impacts fishing plants by Analia Murias April 08, 2013   |  Source : FIS  | Copyright : 1995 - 2013 Fish Info & Services Co.Ltd

Chile's National Fisheries Society (Sonapesca) warns that the strike affecting Angamos port since 26 March could result in the stoppage of the fisheries sector, and have social and economic consequences. The strike has the support from 10 other Chilean...

EU taps Spanish comms firm for fisheries reform assignment by Arun Sudhaman April 08, 2013   |  Source : The Holmes Report

The European Union has called in a Spanish PR firm to oversee the sensitive €11m assignment supporting the overhaul of its controversial fisheries policy. Following a competitive tender, the European Commission's Directorate-General for Maritime Affa...

Gaza fishermen hemmed in after rocket attack by Abeer Ayyoub April 08, 2013   |  Source : Al Jazeera

Shortly after Israel retracted its decision to allow Gaza fishermen access to six nautical miles instead of three, Ashraf Hessy abandoned his fishing boat he worked on for more than 25 years and decided to work as a fishmonger instead. Ashraf, 38, a fa...

US West Coast fisheries to see ecosystem approach by JEFF BARNARD April 08, 2013   |  Source : AP  | Copyright : The Sacramento Bee

US Federal fisheries managers for the West Coast are poised for a major change in the way they make sure that plenty of fish remain in the sea. The Pacific Fishery Management Council is meeting in Portland this week. On Tuesday, it's expected to adopt ...

Pakistan allowed to export fish meal to Chinese markets by ANWAR KHAN April 07, 2013   |  Source : Business Recorder  | Copyright : Business Recorder, 2013

China allowed Pakistan to export fish meal to its markets for one more year, after its quality inspectors approved the country's fisheries management, sources said on Saturday. China, they said, has enlisted four processing plants to allow their food expo...

Experts: Estonia has to add more extra value to its fisheries production April 06, 2013   |  Source : Global Post  | Copyright : 2013 GlobalPost – International News

More extra value should be given to fish caught in Estonia, the expert committee preparing the Estonian fisheries strategy 2014-2020 stated at their Monday meeting, agriculture ministry press department reports. The Estonian fisheries strategy has to d...

Fisheries managers from 17 CRFM member states build capacity in transformational leadership April 05, 2013   |  Source : thebahamasweekly.com  | Copyright : thebahamasweekly.com

Global warming and sea level rise, fishing pressure and other human activities are among the major challenges facing the Caribbean’s fisheries sector today, as it grapples with decreasing fish catch and other threats to the livelihoods of the many peopl...

Chinese fishermen sue ConocoPhillips in US April 05, 2013   |  Source : China.org.cn  | Copyright : China.org.cn

In June 2011, the occurrence of a serious oil spill in the 19-3 oil field of Penglai in the Bohai Sea, forced ConocoPhillips China Inc. (ConocoPhillips China) to pay 1.09 billion yuan in compensation. The money was divided equally among the fishermen of L...

Indian investigators file murder case against 2 Italian marines accused of killing fishermen April 05, 2013   |  Source : AP  | Copyright : 2013 The Associated Press

An Indian investigative agency has filed a murder case against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen last year, news reports said Friday. The Press Trust of India news agency said the National Investigation Agency also filed cases...

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