Op-Ed by Sri Lankan FIP Manager Steve Creech

Trade publication SeafoodSource has posted an op-ed written by Sri Lankan FIP manager Steve Creech. Throughout the article, Mr. Creech emphasizes the importance of involving fisher communities in the creation and maintenance of recognized, progress-oriented FIPs. As an example, the article details the collective power of FIP stakeholders in ending the illegal and unsustainable practices of Indian¬†trawlers in Sri Lankan waters. Read more about the exciting progress of Sri Lanka’s Blue Swimming Crab FIP with the full text of the op-ed here.