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What's the Catch? Aquaculture and Women's Economic Empowerment

Can aquaculture help women in Lake Victoria? A new brief by Secure Fisheries explores.

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New Report on Fish Wars

Secure Fisheries, a program of OEF, released a new report of original research on fisheries conflict, examining causes and consequences of conflict in Tanzania. 

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Better Shipping Starts with Stronger Maritime Security

On this World Maritime Day, OEF highlights the tie between shipping and maritime security. 

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Catching Maritime Criminals: A Whole of Government Approach

Based on the Caught Red-Handed workshops, co-chaired by Secure Fisheries and the UNODC, with support from US Naval Forces Africa, this new brief discusses the importance of interagency... more

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New Report on Somali Coastal Resources Development Opportunities

Interest in the Somali fishing sector is growing. Development agencies, donors, and investors see the potential for fisheries in Somali waters to provide income, food security, and stability in coastal communities.

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Tracking International Elections and Leaders: July 2018

Every month, OEF Researchers track leadership and election changes around the world. This month's looks at changes in Zimbabwe, Mexico, Pakistan and more. 

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Latest Blogs: Examining Maritime Security, Women’s Engagement, and State Leadership Change


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African Actors Leading the Way

Southern African regions are increasingly shaping global norms around security. A recent blog series by OEF Research explores these.