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Thai migrant school closures fuel child labor in seafood industry by Nanchanok Wongsamuth October 09, 2020   |  Source : Reuters  | Copyright : © 2020 Reuters. All Rights Reserved.

Chit Su has been stuck at home peeling crabs with her grandmother since her school for Burmese migrants closed last year in southern Thailand. Even working together, they make less than a daily minimum wage. Ten such schools in Ranong province shut aft...

World Economic Forum launches restorative aquaculture drive by Rob Fletcher October 09, 2020   |  Source : The Fish SIte  | Copyright : 2020 ? Hatch Accelerator Holding Limited, 7/8 Liberty Street, Cork, T12T85H, Ireland

Restorative aquaculture is being promoted by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as one of four key ways to protect the oceans. The Forum’s Sustainable Development Impact Summit, which was held last month, included the launch of a platform that aims to id...

SSF Guidelines infographics published in the Wolof language of Senegal October 08, 2020   |  Source : Mundus Maris

The Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Alleviation (SSF Guidelines), initiated by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), is now available in the Wolof language ...

Japan seeks to boost catch limits of prized bluefin tuna by Elaine Kurtenback October 07, 2020   |  Source : The Diplomat  | Copyright : 2020 DIPLOMAT MEDIA INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Japan has proposed raising its catch quotas for Pacific bluefin tuna, a fish so highly prized for sushi and sashimi that its population is at less than 5 percent of historical levels. An online meeting of countries that manage Pacific bluefin fisherie...

Indonesia seizes 2 Philippine vessels for illegal fishing October 07, 2020   |  Source : Xinhua  | Copyright : 2000-2020 XINHUANET.com All rights reserved.

Indonesia has seized two Philippine fishing vessels with 21 crew members in the Indonesian waters, according to the Ministry of Marine and Fisheries Affairs (KKP) on Tuesday. Minister of Marine and Fisheries Affairs Edhy Prabowo said the two vessels we...

Coastal towns in England and Wales had fewer coronavirus deaths by George Martin October 07, 2020   |  Source : Yahoo News UK

Coastal towns in England and Wales had fewer coronavirus deaths George MartinYahoo News UK6 October 2020 BOUNEMOUTH,ENGLAND - JUNE 24: Members of the public enjoy the sunshine on Bournemouth Beach on June 24,2020 in Bournemouth,England.The UK is exper...

Exploring regional initiative benefits to UK fishing: Webinar October 07, 2020   |  Source : FiskerForum  | Copyright : © 2004 - 2019 FiskerForum

An All Party Parliamentary Group on Fisheries webinar held last week was attended by a record number of attendees. Presented by an expert panel, and attended by interested MPs, Peers, and a range of stakeholders from the UK fishing industry, the event exp...

Dangerous Hurricane Delta bears down on Mexico’s Yucatan by UIS ANDRÉS HENAO and GABRIEL ALCOCER October 07, 2020   |  Source : AP  | Copyright : The Associated Press

Hurricane Delta rapidly intensified into a dangerous Category 4 storm with 145 mph (230 kph) winds Tuesday while following a course to hammer southeastern Mexico and then continue on to the U.S. Gulf Coast later in the week. The worst of the immediate ...

FAO supports initiatives for small-scale fisheries during COVID-19 October 05, 2020   |  Source : ICSF

The Food and Agriculture Organizaton of the United Nations (FAO), has, in a press statement, announced its support for facilitating information and experience sharing for small-scale fisheries (SSF) during the COVID-19 crisis. It quotes examples, from...

Greenpeace drops 1.5-ton rock outside Defra HQ in fishing protest by Mark Brown October 05, 2020   |  Source : The Guardian  | Copyright : Available for everyone, funded by readers ContributeSubscribe Back to top © 2020 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved.

Security had been told to expect an artwork for the secretary of state at 9am. Perhaps they were not expecting it to be an enormous chunk of granite painted with squid ink and so heavy it will need a crane to remove. The artist Fiona Banner and a team ...

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