Sensible reform

A group of scientists studying the possibilities offered by sensible fisheries management reform on a worldwide basis have concluded that 77% of fisheries could be fully sustainable within ten years and wise management could provide fish as primary protein for 500 million more people.

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Crowdfunded film points the finger at ocean privatisation

A film by French filmmaker Mathilde Jounot has been premiered at the annual Pêcheurs du Monde film festival currently taking place in Lorient. The crowd-funded documentary attracted enough backing to be able to delve into issues surrounding increasing regulation of the oceans, as well as the question of privatisation and the shadowy role in this played by NGOs.

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