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Fishery Friendship Forged

Ministers unite to collaborate on plans to restore coastal fisheries

During the June Committee on Fisheries (COFI) meeting of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UNFAO), governments met in Rome to adopt new guidelines for securing small-scale fisheries. The guidelines share a complementary approach with Fish Forever (a partnership between Rare, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and University of California, Santa Barbara, to empower local communities to restore coastal fisheries).  Read more >

Rare Revelry

Rare celebrates 46 local conservationists’ achievements

This summer, 46 Fellows from around the world pause to reflect and appreciate their two years of hard work with Rare. Read more >

rare has a new website

You are on it!

The site has been a big undertaking for Rare with every team contributing. We are really proud of the result. Read more >

featured campaign

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    Rare Fellow Wida Sulistyaningrum never imagined she could change the fate of coastal Indonesian fishing villages. She and her colleagues at Conservation International had been working for years to help communities embrace sustainable fishing behaviors. Rare partnered with CI and helped Wida approach the community in a new way.
    Read how >