News & Events

Sustainable global fish stocks
Sep 05, 2017

Stronger International Policies Are Key to Sustaining Global Fisheries

During a recent lecture at the University of California, Santa Cruz, Secure Fisheries’ Robert Mazurek argued that piecemeal fisheries management is undermining efforts for sustainable global... Read more
Aug 29, 2017

Inland Fisheries Are Critical for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals

Global development plans, driven by the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the associated 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), are missing an important opportunity for progress by... Read more
Jul 26, 2017

Secure Fisheries Attends Indian Ocean Commission's Regional Fisheries Surveillance Plan Meeting

[html format="ckeditor" different_values="0"]In July Secure Fisheries attended the Indian Ocean Commission’s Regional Fisheries Surveillance Plan meeting.  About 150 delegates attended,... Read more
Oceans Conference 2017 UN
Jun 05, 2017

Secure Fisheries Attends The Ocean Conference

Secure Fisheries’ Robert Mazurek is attending The United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 (The Ocean Conference) in New York. The conference is a... Read more
Maritime Patrol
May 24, 2017

Secure Fisheries Attends Annual Planning Meeting of the African Partnership Station (APS)

On May 9th Secure Fisheries’ Senior Program Manager, Robert Mazurek attended the annual planning meeting of the African Partnership Station (APS) in Naples, Italy.  APS is U.S. Africa Command’s... Read more
Stable Seas and Fishing in Somalia
May 03, 2017

Stable Seas: Somali Waters Report Launch

One Earth Future hosted a multi-stakeholder workshop to launch the inaugural Stable Seas: Somali Waters report on May 3. The event, co-sponsored by Oceans Beyond Piracy, OEF Research, and Secure... Read more
Africa Great Lakes Conference
May 02, 2017

Secure Fisheries Urges More Research on Cage Aquaculture at African Great Lakes Conference

Hundreds of scientists and policy makers gathered in Entebbe, Uganda for an historic conference on the African Great Lakes. Secure Fisheries’ Dr. Sarah Glaser spoke to the conference about the need... Read more
conflict and fisheries
Mar 24, 2017

Conflict, Aid, And Refugees Workshop Explores Importance of Fisheries

A workshop hosted by the University of Arizona explored how foreign and development aid can be used to reduce conflict associated with refugee resettlement, particularly when... Read more
Coast of Alaska
Mar 01, 2017

How Can We Predict When Fish Stocks Are About To Collapse?

Fish stocks can collapse suddenly and without warning, placing significant economic stress on the fishers who depend on that stock. To improve management of fisheries, scientists look for hints that... Read more
School of Jack Fish
Feb 15, 2017

Statistical Models Face Pitfalls When Forecasting Fish Populations

Effective fisheries governance depends on forecasts of the size of fish populations under different management options. For this, statistical models of fish populations are used. A new study led by... Read more