The impacts of bottom trawling on small-scale fishers and fishworkers in Somalia – Ahmed Ismail Abdi

The impacts of bottom trawling on small-scale fishers and fishworkers in Somalia – Ahmed Ismail Abdi

In the past, fishers in Ahmed Ismail Abdi’s community in Bander Beyla would catch large volumes of fish. But since the arrival of industrail bottom trawlers which ‘sweep like brooms’, catches have fallen dramatically. He wants the government to take action to protect Bander Beyla’s important coastal fisheries.

Bander Beyla, Somalia
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