The Hidden Half, Part I – Women’s role in Southeast Asia’s fisheries (Vietnamese Subtitles)

Type: Fact Sheets, Resource Tools
Author: The Oceans and Fisheries Partnership
Date: 16 March, 2020
Subject: Human Welfare
Country: Regional
Language: Vietnamese

Fishing is traditionally thought of a man’s profession, but in Southeast Asia women make up more than 50% of the fisheries supply chain. Despite their important role, women’s work often goes unseen. This video provides an overview of women’s role in the fishing industry in Southeast Asia. While the video features communities and workplaces in Southern Mindanao, Philippines, it represents many of the gender roles and challenges women experience throughout the region. Learn more in “The Hidden Half, Part II – Gender research in Southeast Asia’s fisheries.”