Posted by: APO | 6 July 2018

Fisherwomen of Lake Chad show optimism in face of multiple challenges

In her nets she has perhaps fifty fish, a good enough catch, given she started fishing just five hours earlier. But, it is not sufficient to feed her eleven children. “I can sell this fish and use that money to buy grain to feed my family,” she said, “but the grain doesn’t go far. I have been fishing for twenty years and it is becoming more difficult to catch fish.” Fishing has traditionally… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/fisherwomen-of-lake-chad-show-optimism-in-face-of-multiple-challenges?lang=en


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