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06/10/15

Red Sluge Affair: It's Not Over Yet!

For the past 50 years an Alumina plant in Gardanne that belongs to the Pechiney Company has dumped between 20 and 30 million tons of radioactive red sludge in the sea. Today the industry is requesting authorization to dump an estimated 270m3/h of residual water over the next 30 years. Fishermen blow the whistle... 

 
     
     
 

23/06/15

Sea For Yourself

During Slow Fish 2015, the conference, "Mare Nostrum: Immigrant Communities Tell Their Tales" was a chance to exchange experiences and learn from one another, as it so often happens when comparing cultures.

 
     
     
 

07/06/15

Turning the Tide of Transparency

Small-scale fishermen discuss how to restore trust and become pro-active in shaping their own future...

 
     
     
 

05/06/15

Fishing for Alternatives

During Slow Fish 2015, fishermen discussed how to safeguard their livelihoods by finding and creating alternative value chains, focusing on the quality of the fish, reconnecting consumers/citizens to food and food producers...

 
     
     
 

22/05/15

EU Fisheries policy and its impact on small-scale fishers

The impact of the European Fisheries Policy on small-scale fishers was discussed in Genoa as part of the event Slow Fish...

 
     
     
 

20/05/15

No Country for Young Men

Why are young people no longer choosing fishing as a profession? A conference at Slow Fish in Genoa asks the tough question…

 
     
     
 

18/05/15

A Small Boat in a Big Ocean

Developing a unified voice among small-scale fishers to confront mutual challenges at the political level...

 
     
     
 

16/05/15

Closing the Net

Small-scale fishers from around the world discuss how to celebrate fishing cultures...

 
     
     
 

10/05/15

Ocean Grabbing: What You Need to Know

One might think that the world’s waters are, or should be, common resources, however these assets are increasingly being privatized. Today we are witnessing a process of enclosure of the world’s oceans and fisheries resources for purposes ranging from (eco)tourism and raw material extraction, to large-scale fishing. This is known as ocean grabbing.

 
     
     
 

15/04/15

Why The Oceans Matter

It may be difficult to fathom, but life on Earth is utterly dependent on life and chemistry in the oceans...

 
     
     
 

09/04/15

Slow Fish 2015: time to change course

From May 14 - 17, the coastal city of Genoa in northern Italy will once again host Slow Food's international event dedicated to responsible fishing...

 
     
     
 

08/04/15

Ligurian Farinata

With Slow Fish just round the corner in Genoa, we bring you a recipe from the home region of the event: farinata, a chickpea flour flatbread...

 
     
     
 

08/04/15

Microplastics in the Mediterranean: An Emergency

The Mediterranean represents 0.8% of the seas on the planet but supports 30% of the world's navel traffic. At present, there is 38.2 mg of tar per m2 present in its waters, a figure significantly higher that of many others, for example 0.2 mg per m2 in the Sea of Japan. This figure is a clear sign of the environmental problems facing the Mediterranean. But there's more.

 
     
     
 

23/03/15

Emerging Perspectives on Foreign Fishing Arrangements

In occasion of the FAO Conference ‘User Rights 2015’ held in Cambodia March 23-27, the Coalition for Fair Fisheries Agreements has produced the following review of a major World Bank study on fisheries access agreements that will be presented at this meeting...

 
     
     
 

18/02/15

Will Private Investments Save Fisheries?

According to André Standing, we need to have a more serious debate on the implications of financialisation in marine conservation work, and what are the potential risks to small-scale fishers. This is his analysis of the phenomenon also called "financialization of fisheries".

 
     


   
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