Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing is an issue global in scale, requring regional and international cooperation to address it.
Secure Fisheries News
Tuna play an important role in oceanic ecosystems. Unfortunately, the word's appetite for tuna means their populations are at risk from overfishing.
BROOMFIELD, Colorado and Mogadishu, Somalia - January 29, 2018 - Secure Fisheries, a program of One Earth Future, and City University (CU) in Mogadishu have formed a partnership that will improve Somali fisheries through information sharing, joint research, and education.
BROOMFIELD, Colorado - December 19, 2017 - Disputes over fisheries could spark the next war. It is important to better understand the causes and consequences of fisheries conflict - including which ones could ignite armed disputes and which will fizzle out.
The federal Government of Somalia has agreed to strengthen the Somali fisheries sector in a number of ways. Learn more.
One Earth Future is proud to participate in Our Ocean 2017, and to pledge a voluntary commitment.
The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index is a first-of-its-kind effort to measure and map interconnected challenges to maritime security, such as illegal fishing, human trafficking, and illicit trade.
With the longest coastline in Africa, Somalia has the potential to support a productive fishing sector. The Somalia Fisheries Forum, which OEF programs Shuraako and Secure Fisheries hosted with the Puntland Ministry of Fisheries, encouraged collaboration for sustainable progress in the Somali fishing industry.
The Ocean Conference has brought together more than 5,000 participants to support Sustainable Development Goal 14: to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas, and marine resources for sustainable development.