Eco & Green

Don’t Ignore the Experts

in Eco & Green April 16, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has caused unimaginable devastation, human suffering and hardship.  It seems that the world (as we know it) has come to a standstill. It has transformed our entire way of life and has had an immediate impact on our home and work environments. Majority of countries are in some kind of lockdown. The aim: to control the spread […]

Sustainable Fishing

in Eco & Green November 21, 2019

Credit: National Geographic, WWF, SASSI Sustainable fishing guarantees there will be populations of ocean and freshwater wildlife for the future. Aquatic environments are home to countless species of fish and invertebrates, most of which are consumed as food. (Others are harvested for economic reasons, such as oysters that produce pearls used in jewellery.) Seafood is respected all over the world, in many diverse cultures, […]

World Fisheries Day

in Eco & Green November 21, 2019

Credit: 21 November 2019 World Fisheries day is celebrated every year on 21 November throughout the world by fishing communities. A recent United Nations study reported that more than two-thirds of the world’s fisheries have been overfished or are fully harvested and more than one third are in a state of decline because of factors […]