Fisherfolk communites around the world celebrate World Fisheries Day today highlighting the importance of sustainable management of fisheries and raising awareness about overfishing and habitat destruction.
Posted by Angela Glienicke - 21 November, 2014 - 12:43 - Comments
“The day the sun rose twice”. That's how 1 March 1954 was recorded in the history of Rongelap, a tiny atoll in the Pacific Ocean, part of the Marshall Islands. Early that morning, shortly after the sun rose in the east, a second sun appeared in the west. A bright, blinding glow engulfed the Island.
Posted by Daniel Simons - 21 November, 2014 - 12:23 - Comments
There’s everything to gain from healthy seas, fair fishing and thriving coastal communities. That’s why I’m excited to share the news about our new campaign, Our Net Gain. This is all about rewarding sustainable fishing, and highlighting the injustice at the heart of the UK’s fishing quota system.
Posted by Nina Schrank - 18 November, 2014 - 17:08 - Comments
It’s a bad day for Shell! If you opened the Metro, Independent or Telegraph newspaper this morning, you’re one of two million people who saw our counter-ad against the Arctic oil drillers.
Posted by Danielle Boobyer - 13 November, 2014 - 14:07 - Comments
A shipment of illegal timber from the Amazon rainforest is on its way to Europe. We've discovered that the timber is bound for the port of Rotterdam - and it arrives tomorrow.
Posted by Richardg - 5 November, 2014 - 18:29 - Comments