Artisanal Fisherman Mauritius

Photo | 14 May, 2013

Artisanal fishermen work in their boat in Black River Bay on the west coast. Government figures reflect their local fishermen's concerns of a declining tuna catch. The artisanal catch fell to 640 tonnes in 2007 from 947 tonnes in 2005 before a partial recovery to 831 tonnes in 2010.

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Monster Boats in Kiribati

Video | 14 November, 2014 at 7:00

Overfishing is a global problem with alarming and indisputable consequences: 90% of global fish stocks are currently overexploited. Support low impact fishers and help ensure fair fishing.

Month In Pictures - October

Slideshow | 31 October, 2014

All that Glitters is not Gold (trailer)

Video | 31 October, 2014 at 11:45

'Golden' rice is a genetically engineered (GE) rice variety that has been developed by industry to produce pro-vitamin A. Its proponents have hyped GE 'Golden' rice as a quick-fix solution to vitamin A deficiency which is prevalent in developing...

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