Ocean Grabbing – A Worldwide Threat

August 27, 2014 | Report, Statement | 1 Comment |

  In an address to the United Nations General Assembly in 2012, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to…

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Mi’kmaq Indigenous people in Canada: Netukulimk against ITQs

August 26, 2014 | Uncategorized | 1 Comment |

Conflicts over fish and other resources between the Mi’kmaq (Indigenous people) and colonial powers have a 400 year-long history in…

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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 | 2 Comments |

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 | 2 Comments |

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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A new report on Ocean Grabbing

August 21, 2014 | Report | 1 Comment |

A new report, The Global Ocean Grab, was published by the Transnational Institute, Masifundise and Afrika Kontakt together with WFFP. The…

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CSO Opening Statement of SSF Guidelines

June 9, 2014 | Statement | 0 Comments |

On behalf of the World Forum of Fisher People, the World Forum of Fish Harvesters and Fish Workers, the International…

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Joint Opening Statement at the Technical Consultation on International Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small Scale Fisheries

May 20, 2013 | Statement | 0 Comments |

Statement made by: Zoila Bustamente Cardenas on behalf of the World Forum of Fish Harvesters and Fish Workers (WFF), World Forum of…

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Statement at the National Tripartite workshop

February 8, 2013 | Statement | 0 Comments |

Statement made by: Pradip Chatterjee, Secretary of the National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF). Made at: the National Tripartite Workshop on Work in…

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