WFFP Conference Kicks of with a warning from US professor

September 1, 2014 | 6th General Assembly, News | 3 Comments |

As the 6th WFFP General Assembly got underway today, delegates from all around the world came together to begin discussions…

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Coastal Links’ continued fight for access rights

August 29, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

Coastal Links – South Africa is gearing up for the WFFP General Assembly to be held in Cape Town on…

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Tourism-driven grabbing in Kalpitiya peninsula, Sri Lanka

August 28, 2014 | News | 1 Comment |

In the wake of the 2004 tsunami, which also destroyed the coastlines of the Kalpitiya peninsula and its surrounding islands…

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The struggle for Coastal Sovereignty in the Gulf of Fonseca, Honduras

August 27, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

Honduras’ pristine marine waters are under multiple threats from transnational corporations and investors, as well as powerful politicians. Since the…

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WFFP Unites Fishers across the Globe

August 27, 2014 | News, Statement | 0 Comments |

“UPHOLD our human and fishing rights as fisherfolk of the world, protect our livelihoods, pursue social justice for fishing communities,…

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Global Fisheries Guidelines promote food security and Poverty Eradication

August 27, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

Small-scale fishers worldwide will benefit significantly when international guidelines governing the sector are finally adopted. The Voluntary Guidelines for Securing…

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National Fishworker’s Forum prevents massive eviction of fisher communities

August 26, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

When the federal government of India first brought in the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) in 1991, it was designed to…

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Ecuador: Shrimp Farming vs. Ancestral Land Rights

August 24, 2014 | News | 1 Comment |

Ecuador is the fifth largest producer of shrimp worldwide, generating over one billion dollars a year. Ecuador’s fragile wetlands have…

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Cría de camarón frente a derechos territoriales ancestrales en Ecuador

August 24, 2014 | News | 1 Comment |

Ecuador es el quinto mayor productor mundial de camarón, una actividad que genera más de mil millones de dólares estadounidenses al…

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Kenya’s Fishers Victims of National Politics

August 23, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

When the terrorization of the Horn of Africa by the Al-Quaeda linked Al-Shabaab could no longer be ignored, Kenya responded…

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