Q&A with new WorldFish board member Tony Long

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In January 2016, WorldFish welcomed Mr. Tony Long to its Board of Trustees. In this short question and answer session, we learn what Tony hopes to bring the role and what drives his passion for environmental conservation.

Lessons From Uganda on Strengthening Women’s Voices in Environmental Governance

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Ask Agnes Namukasa about sustainably managing fisheries in Kachanga, the lakeshore landing site she calls home in Uganda’s Masaka District, and you will soon learn about toilets. From her perspective, community members won’t address conflict between government enforcers and fishers, competition among neighboring villages, or pollution threatening aquatic ecosystems until they can first organize to address their most pressing daily needs.

How do we run the world better?

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Fish farmers in rural Bangladesh bring in the harvest. Photo by Felix Clay

The Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations has just released a fascinating report entitled “Now for the Long Term”. The report asks: how we can avoid future crises and overcome our inability to address big challenges that will shape our world?