The Hidden Half, Part II – Gender research in Southeast Asia’s fisheries (English)

Type: Resource Tools, Training Resources
Author: The Oceans and Fisheries Partnership
Date: 16 March, 2020
Subject: Featured, Human Welfare
Country: Regional
Language: English

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 introduction to conducting gender-specific research in Southeast Asia’s fisheries. 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 and research tools and techniques that can apply throughout the region. Learn more about women’s roles in Southeast Asia’s fisheries in “The Hidden Half, Part I – Women’s role in Southeast Asia’s fisheries.”

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