Fish and Aquatic Food Systems COVID-19 updates for May: Nigeria

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A family shows their fish smoker, Tungan Mairuwa village, Kainji Lake, NW Nigeria. Photo by David Mills.

The lockdown in place since March 30th was relaxed in the second week of May in Abuja and Lagos, and was programmed to gradually ease over the next six weeks. This move was aimed at helping economic recovery, but … Read the rest

Fish and Aquatic Food Systems COVID-19 updates for May: Myanmar

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Fish buyer, Ngapali beach, Gyeiktaw, Myanmar. Photo by Finn Thilsted.

Lockdown measures were relaxed from May 15th and highway public transportation was set to resume gradually. Despite this, a semi-lockdown was extended in the ten most affected townships of Yangon. In Yangon’s Yankin township, residents decided to take matters … Read the rest