5 Sep 2016

Project launched to boost fish stocks in Tuvalu

From , 5:02 am on 5 September 2016

Strengthening traditional fisheries management practices is a key component of a project to restore marine ecosystems and boost fish supplies in Tuvalu.

The three million US dollar ridge to reef project is a response to reports of decreasing catch sizes and fish sizes from local fisherpeople.

Jo O'Brien asked Winifereti Nainoca from the United Nations Development Program Pacific office about the causes of the declining fish stocks

The UNDP's Winifereti Nainoca.

The UNDP's Winifereti Nainoca. Photo: twitter