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Palau's giant new marine sanctuary draws criticism by Bernadette H. Carreon October 12, 2020   |  Source : CHINA DIALOGUE OCEAN  | Copyright : Copyright 2020 The Maritime Executive, LLC. All rights reserved.

Palau’s outgoing president, Tommy Remengesau, is being forced to defend a rising tide of criticism directed at a marine protected area previously considered a great national achievement. The Palau National Marine Sanctuary (PNMS) has been hailed by t...

New edition of SAMUDRA Report now available online October 09, 2020   |  Source : ICSF  | Copyright : 2020 ICSF

SAMUDRA EXCLUSIVE

The new edition of SAMUDRA Report, the triannual journal of the International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF), is now available online at https://www.icsf.net/en/samudra/article/EN/83.html?limitstart=0 This issue was designed as a special ...

World Food Programme awarded 2020 Nobel Peace Prize October 09, 2020   |  Source : Al Jazeera  | Copyright : © 2020 Al Jazeera Media Network

The World Food Programme on Friday won the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to combat hunger and food insecurity around the globe. The announcement was made in Oslo by Berit Reiss-Andersen, the chair of the Nobel Committee. The Nobel Committee...

Prominent Indian fishing community leader T Peter succumbs to COVID-19 October 09, 2020   |  Source : The News Minute

Prominent leader of Kerala’s coastal community and General Secretary of National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF), T Peter, passed away on Thursday night in Thiruvananthapuram. He was under treatment for COVID-19 at the Government Medical College Hospital in ...

Hurricane Delta could bring "life-threatening" storm surge to Gulf Coast by ZOE CHRISTEN JONES, VICTORIA ALBERT, JUSTIN CARISSIMO October 09, 2020   |  Source : CBS News  | Copyright : Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved.

Hurricane Delta, now a Category 3 storm, is growing more powerful and threatening to hit Louisiana as early as Friday afternoon. Residents prepared by filling sandbags and boarding up windows for the sixth time in the last several months. On Wednesday...

Naval, fishing communities in Sri Lanka advised not to venture into sea until Monday October 09, 2020   |  Source : Adaderana

Showers or thundershowers will occur at a few places in the Northern, Eastern and Uva provinces of Sri Lanka in the afternoon or night, the Department of Meteorology says. Showers will occur at several places in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provin...

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...

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