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Judith Cefkin, April 24, 2015.
The negative impacts of climate change are all too common in the Pacific Islands. Islands face a real threat of sea level rise and are increasingly vulnerable to...
Maura Dilley, April 16, 2015.
A Fish 2.0 workshop in Fiji last month to explore ways to develop the South Pacific’s fishing industry was interrupted by a staggering object lesson: the devastation of Vanuatu by Super Cyclone Pam.
CARMEL, CA, April 16, 2015.
Rabobank, Costco, Pentair and Fish Vet Group are the latest to offer premium prizes to finalists in seafood business competition—entries are due April 27.
Some the biggest, best-known and most respected players in the...
April 15, 2015.
Driving business growth while creating positive environmental and social change might seem a bold endeavour, but the team at Fish 2.0 not only believe it can be done, they’ve created the forum to make it happen.
National Geographic Ocean Views.
Monica Jain, April 14, 2015.
I’ve been thinking a lot about tuna lately.
It’s an important fish in a number of ways: Canned tuna accounted for about 16 percent of all of seafood consumed by Americans in 2013, and...
Bangor Daily News.
Press Release, April 9, 2015.
Wiscasset, Maine – New England fisheries and aquaculture businesses are invited to apply to participate in Fish 2.0, an innovativebusiness competition designed to advance sustainable seafood...
Paul M.J. Suchecki, April 2, 2015.
Fish is one of the healthiest foods, high in protein, vitamin D, and if it’s a cold deep water fish, like Pacific Salmon, the same compounds that keep fish blood circulating, Omega 3 fatty acids,...
April 2, 2015.
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Michael Ramsingh, April 1, 2015.
The 2015 Fish 2.0 Competition is still taking entries of innovative fishery technologies that improve on the seafood industry's supply chain operations and food systems. Now, entrants into this year's...
April 1, 2015.
New prizes in the Fish 2.0 business competition will give winners extended face-to-face meetings with executives from some of the biggest seafood buyers in the world, the organizer of Fish 2.0 said in a release on...
CARMEL, CA, April 1, 2015.
High Liner Foods, Wabel offer finalists significant access to major global buyers
New prizes in the Fish 2.0 business competition will give winners the most valuable advantage a growing seafood supplier can have:...
La Buena Empresa.
Jenny Melo, March 26, 2015.
Si se quiere ve de forma palpable el resultado que las formas tradicionales de producción y explotación tienen sobre los ecosistemas, solo es necesario mirar los océanos. Tanto la intensidad de la...
Lideres Agentes de Cambio.
Jenny Melo, March 23, 2015.
FISH 2.0 está buscando a emprendedores y empresarios que contribuyan a lograr una pesca sostenible en todo el mundo. ¡Participa!
La necesidad de profundizar en procesos de pesca sostenible es...
David Bank and Maura Dilley, March 20, 2015
To blood diamonds, sweatshop apparel and other products to avoid, now add slave shrimp.
The global fishing industry, and the Thai fishing fleet in particular, is increasingly being called to...
Wall Street Journal.
Kim Nash, March 18, 2015.
Bumble Bee Seafoods LLC is on track for a June launch of a website that lets consumers trace the origins of their tuna, via codes printed on cans that will provide information about where and how the...
Kim Tran, March 6, 2015
However, since Fish 2.0 is 100% sponsor supported, its continuation depends on available funding, so businesses are urged to apply for the free competition.
The deadline is next month for the new Fish 2.0 business...
March 4, 2015.
Fish 2.0 es una iniciativa que surge de un equipo encabezado por Mónica Jain como respuesta a una necesidad: “notamos que los inversores en el campo tenían problemas encontrando tratos con pesquerías y los dueños de negocios de...
Presenter: Richard Ewart
Speaker: Monica Jain, founder, Fish 2.0
Pacific fishing and aquaculture businesses are having the chance to pitch to investors on a global scale at a conference in Micronesia.
The conference is being held in Pohnpei this week...
The Fiji Times Online: Workshop to Improve Fisheries Business
The Fiji Times Online: Fish 2.0 to foster Growth
The Fiji Sun Online: Sustaining Marine Life
The Fiji Sun Online: Fish 2.0 inspires Valevou
The Stallion: South Pacific food security and...
National Geographic Ocean Views
Monica Jain, January 21, 2015
Three years ago, when I first started asking investors why they didn’t put more money into seafood ventures, many told me that there just weren’t enough strong businesses out there to warrant...