Trading Ghost Nets for Sustainable Fishing Gear in Guinea Bissau
Ghost nets constitute one of the major threats to aquatic life. Yet, artisanal fishers have long used those nets along the River Cacheu in Guinea Bissau. Recognizing the detrimental effects of ghost nets, fishermen and the GEF SGP have devised a plan to get rid of them...
Coastal Communities in Indonesia Protect Coral Reefs to their Good Fortune
Indonesia’s coral reefs are a valuable but endangered resource, where coastal communities depend on the sea for their livelihood. A national coral reef management system ensures that it becomes sustainable.