Small-scale fishers should be prioritised over Ocean Economy Masterplan, says KZN Coastal Links

Earlier this month, members of Coastal Links in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) gathered in Richards Bay for four days to discuss the state of small-scale fishing in the province. Much of the discussion was around the meeting with the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the...

Media Statement: Western Cape small-scale fishers deeply distressed over Rock Lobster allocation

For immediate release  19 Oct 2021  Western Cape small-scale fishers are up in arms after the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (DFFE) cut their rock lobster allocation to 35kg as part of the Interim Relief dispensation for ...