Cambodia's fisheries—some of the most diverse and expansive freshwater fisheries in the world—are under pressure from both population growth and rising demand for fish. As the need to protect these vital fisheries grows stronger, I meet one small-scale fisher who’s working to conserve fish stocks and combat illegal fishing in his rural village.
Research by the Pacific Community and WorldFish is key to improving local, national and regional solutions to the looming fisheries crisis in the Pacific.
Look and learn trip as part of CBRM training for youth, Solomon Islands. Photo by Meshach Sukulu, 2016.
Supporting youth in Solomon Islands to participate in community efforts to manage fisheries and natural resources can help protect coastal fisheries for future generations.