Fishing is an important activity for the economies of Latin America and the Caribbean. The oceanographic, biochemical, geographical, and climatic characteristics of marine and coastal ecosystems of the region have benefited it with some of the most productive fisheries on the planet. In 2018 alone, the region's fisheries exports exceeded $16 billion. However, since the … [Read more...] about COVID-19: An opportunity for change in artisanal fishing
Isabella Marinho is a consultant for the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Division at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). Before joining the IDB Isabella has worked in non-profits and academia supporting research for both climate and social causes, including habitat fragmentation of tropical rain forests, early learning development programs in Brazil and distance learning education. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies from The New School for Social Research in New York.