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
Oswaldo Rosero is a maritime control and surveillance specialist with experience in maritime domain management. He holds a MSc in Systems Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School of Monterey CA. Mr Rosero has provided specialized support on marine protected areas and EEZ resources management to several Central/Latin American and South Pacific countries as part of focalized support programs of entities such as KfW and GIZ (Germany), GEF and WWF. He was a Marine Operations Officer at WildAid from 2006 to 2015 and professor of Marine Operations Analysis at the Naval War College of Ecuador. He is currently focused on applied technologies for marine/coastal resources management, conservation and Maritime Domain Awareness.