Viewpoints by Jackie Thomas
VIEWPOINT: Valuing mantas and sharks for tourism and local livelihoods
Amidst the disheartening news of continual decline in tuna fish stocks and the cruel practice of ...
VIEWPOINT: Blue jobs in a blue world – What does that mean in the Solomon Islands?
Tuning in to the ABC, Jackie picks up a story that points to a classic Catch 22 situation (with a ...
VIEWPOINT : Continuing the legacy of creating lasting impacts in the Coral Triangle
When Jackie came to the Pacific 10 years ago as volunteer, she was posted as conservation manager ...
VIEWPOINT : Marine Protected Areas mean MORE fish and MORE jobs
How do we plug the holes in our (sea)food basket, asks Lida in this month's Viewpoint.
VIEWPOINT: Why some facts are worth crying over
Many people hate to say “I told you so,” for fear of being seen as righteous or wanting to have the ...
VIEWPOINT : Moving towards a more responsible life reef food fish industry
Diving under a full moon, Lida and WWF-Indonesia colleagues find Komodo National Park swarming with ...
VIEWPOINT : The art of worrying about food and livelihood security
Against a backdrop of worrying statistics on livelihoods and seafood, Lida dishes out some useful ...
VIEWPOINT: Why We Need to Support Collaboration in the Coral Triangle with Ratification
“One of the best collegial, constructive, and solutions-oriented workshops I have been to in a long ...
VIEWPOINT : Babies and Bombs at Banta
Back once more in the stunning reef underwater world of Komodo, Lida and her family experience ...
VIEWPOINT: What a Difference a Day Makes
Almost a year ago, the Coral Triangle received a royal treatment during a regional extravaganza of ...