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Making Connections to Combat IUU Fishing

USAID Oceans considers public-private partnerships to be critical to their mission to combat illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing. As such, its dedicated Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) team recently traveled to Boston for the annual Seafood Expo North America, March 11-13, 2017. The Seafood Expo draws thousands of buyers and suppliers...

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USAID Oceans Presents New Site Data to General Santos Stakeholders

This February, stakeholders gathered in General Santos City, Philippines (February 21-23, 2017) to attend USAID Oceans' Stakeholder Validation Workshop. The three-day workshop presented recent research results and findings for discussion and agreement among a range of stakeholders, which included local and national government, industry, non-profit organizations,...

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PRESS RELEASE: U.S. Government and Government of Indonesia Launch $40 million USAID marine conservation and sustainable fisheries program in Indonesia

Jakarta, February 16, 2017 – U.S. Ambassador Donovan, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Erin McKee, and Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF) Susi Pudjiastuti represented by Director General of Product Competitiveness, Nilanto Perbowo  today launched  the USAID’s Marine Conservation and Sustainable Fisheries...

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Philippines Gender Analysis Summary

An overview of key findings and results from Oceans' Gender Analysis in Philippine fisheries, focusing on the port of General Santos City. A gender analysis is imperative in order to...

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USAID Oceans EAFM Workshop

Dates and Agenda to be confirmed.

USAID Oceans’ EAFM Workshop will convene program...

Date: 23 August, 2017 - 25 August, 2017
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
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What We Do

USAID Oceans is working to combat IUU fishing and enhance South East Asia’s fisheries through a multi-prong approach that takes into account the complexities of the issue and the people that it impacts.

Where Oceans Works

To support regional expansion and capacity building, USAID Oceans has adopted a tiered approach for support, categorizing countries into ‘Learning Sites’ and ‘Expansion Sites.’