Defenders of the Ocean

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This short animation film tells the story of a South African small-scale fisherwoman, Hilda Adams, who poignantly talks about the challenges small-scale fisher communities face. The film explains how the One Ocean Hub works with small-scale fishers, UN agencies and other partners to protect small-scale fishers and their communities human rights during the International Year of Artisanal Fisheries (IYAFA) and beyond.

Read more about the Hub's work on small-scale fishers human rights work here:

Directed by: Laura Merilainen / One Ocean Hub & Noel Keserwany / What Took You So Long
Produced by: What Took You So Long
Cinematography: Nessim Stevenson and Marius Van Straaten