This film exposes the continued role of the EU and East Asian countries in facilitating a market for seafood illegally caught in West Africa.
Following a two-year investigation by EJF this film and the associated report Pirate Fishing Exposed highlights how local fishing communities are fighting back to combat this illegal trade.
US Ambassador Michael Owen visits EJF's project in the Sherbro River Estuary in the south of Sierra Leone where EJF has been working since 2008 to bring an end to illegal pirate fishing.
Ambassador Owen met up with different communities and leaders in the south of Sierra Leone to learn about the impacts of EJF's work and the ongoing challenges this remote region faces.
Bees and other pollinators are a vital part of our food supply yet are in decline. EJF is working to reduce the use of pesticides and encourage the protection of the wild habitat they depend upon.
‘Just by EJF’ will be selling exclusive designer organic cotton t-shirts from previous collections by designers such as Katharine Hamnett, Alice Temperly, John Rocha, Christian La Croix and many more. The profits from the sale of each candle goes to EJF’s ‘No place Like Home’ campaign.
You'll find lots of lovely T-shirts in support of our campaigns for human rights and environmental consciousness. All our T-shirts are made of organic, fairly traded cotton in low-carbon, wind-powered factories that respect the environment and workers' rights.
If you can't make it to Carnaby Street, take a look at our online shop and get inspired: www.just-for.co.uk
In celebration of our growing JUST FOR collection, which now includes over 26 designs, we're giving you the opportunity to see 'behind the scenes' at our star studded photo shoots with this short film featuring David Gandy, Lily Cole, Diana Vickers and many others as they show their support by being photographed in our designer t-shirts and sweatshirts.
The True Costs of Cotton: Cotton Production and Water Insecurity: The report highlights the massive mismanagement and abuse of fresh water resources in cotton production, with a special focus on Central Asia and Uzbekistan in particular.
Securing Recognition, Protection and Assistance for Climate Refugees: An EJF briefing outlining the legal void facing environmentally-induced displacees with recommendations for action for national governments and individuals.
Briefing: Through the Net: Implementation of the EU Regulation to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate IUU Fishing.
The Governance of Artisanal Fisheries in the Sherbro River Area of Sierra Leone: This report sets out the historic and existing governance arrangements for artisanal fishing in the Sherbro River Estuary, where fishing is vital to the livelihoods and food security of local communities.
Liberian Fishing Communities: Problems and Solutions: In 2012 EJF began working in Liberia with local partner the Society for the Conservation of Nature in Liberia (SCNL). Objectives in the area of fisheries include preventing Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing, safeguarding the food security of coastal communities, protecting legitimate fishers and marine biodiversity.
Fisheries and Food Security in the Commonwealth: EJF has identified numerous instances of damaging Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in the waters of Commonwealth countries.