News & Events

World Ocean Day 2020 - Somalia
Jun 08, 2020

World Ocean Day 2020 | A Somali Perspective

The theme of World Oceans Day 2020 is #ProtectOurHome. What does that mean in the Somali region? Students of marine science participating in the fisheries catch data collection... Read more

Future of Fish Shuraako Secure Fisheries MOU
May 07, 2020

Secure Fisheries, Shuraako, and Future of Fish Partner to Unlock Value in Somali Fisheries

This partnership leverages these three programs’ expertise in fisheries science and community engagement, creative financial models, capacity-building, and systems approaches to solve complex... Read more

fish data collection Somalia growing
Feb 12, 2020

Project Kalluun Expands to Berbera, Kismayo, and Bosaso

After a successful pilot project, data collection continues in Mogadishu and has resulted in six students trained and more than a year of monthly catch data. In 2020, Secure Fisheries is... Read more

illegal fishing somali region
Feb 07, 2020

How Rampant Illegal Fishing Is Destabilizing the Somali Region

Secure Fisheries’ Sarah Glaser was interviewed by Munyaradzi Makoni of Hakai Magazine for ... Read more

workshop somali stakeholders fisheries co-management
Jan 07, 2020

Nairobi Workshop Convenes Somalia Stakeholders to Discuss Fisheries Co-management

Secure Fisheries is engaging Somali government stakeholders throughout the region to provide... Read more

marine environmental education workshop Somalia
Dec 15, 2019

Environmental Education Workshop

Secure Fisheries facilitated a four-day marine environmental education workshop in Puntland to... Read more

Puntland co-management fisheries training
Dec 09, 2019

Puntland Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources Participates in Fisheries Co-management Training

As part of the fisheries co-management project, Secure Fisheries conducted a fisheries co-management training for 20 employees from the... Read more

somali engine repair workshop
Nov 30, 2019

Somaliland Fishers Trained in Boat Engine Mechanics

Secure Fisheries coordinated a 45-day boat engine mechanics training for three Somaliland fishers.

billfish Indian Ocean workshop
Nov 11, 2019

WIOMSA Billfish Workshop Launches Fisheries Research Throughout Africa

Postdoctoral fellow Dr. Isigi Keadagi hosted a multi-country, interdisciplinary workshop on billfish in Kenya to launch the project, “Billfish Interactions, Livelihoods, and Linkages for... Read more

fisheries catch data working group
Oct 26, 2019

Somalia Launches the Fisheries Data Collection Working Group

The Fisheries Data Collection Working Group was started to begin nation-wide fisheries catch data in Somalia.