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Stop the Plunder of Africa's Oceans

Action | July 29, 2011 at 12:42

Having almost completely destroyed their own fisheries, European fishing fleets are attacking the fish stocks of African waters. Add your voice to our call for the fair and responsible fishing of Africa's marine resources.

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Say 'NO!' to the emptying of Africa's seas!

Stop the Plunder of Africa's Oceans

Action | July 29, 2011 at 12:42

Having almost completely destroyed their own fisheries, European fishing fleets are attacking the fish stocks of African waters. Add your voice to our call for the fair and responsible fishing of Africa's marine resources.

Take Action

Say 'NO!' to the emptying of Africa's seas!

The Human Costs of Foreign Fishing

Feature story | March 19, 2012 at 8:43

The effects that foreign trawlers are having in African waters are not simply confined to our fisheries. They are having strong ripple effects in local communities as well.

Greenpeace and Senegalese fishermen unite to tackle overfishing

Feature story | February 16, 2012 at 8:00

One of our ships, the Arctic Sunrise, has just arrived in Dakar. It was welcomed by more than fifty local fishermen, eager to tackle the problem of overfishing in their waters.

The Urgent Need for Sustainable Fisheries in Africa

Feature story | June 29, 2011 at 15:02

Today we highlighted the plunder of West Africa's once rich fishing grounds through presentations under the theme: Towards sustainable fisheries: Greenpeace and West African fishermen map out the future.

Never again in our oceans!

Blog entry by Bakary Coulibaly | October 11, 2012

If there was ever a scandal that needed definitive action to be taken against those responsible for it, it is the issue of fishing permits in Senegal between March 2010 and April 2012. The effects of large factory trawlers that were...

Stop Fishing Away Africa's Future

Blog entry by Raoul Monsembula, onboard the Arctic Sunrise | March 1, 2012

On the bridge of the Arctic Sunrise, it is not hard to see what the problem in West African waters is. On the radar, within a range of 20 nautical miles, I see the little blips of nine super trawlers. They are fishing the West...

Protesting The Plunder of Africa's Future

Image gallery | March 14, 2012

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