The Reef Defenders are working to implement sustainable alternative livelihoods in place of destructive fishing practices.
The Reef Defenders
Eradicating Destructive Fishing Practices by Promoting Sustainable Socio-Economic Development and Change
The Reef Defenders (RD) is an NGO registered in Hong Kong (19/56446), that was founded in June 2015 by a group of high school and undergraduate students who were determined to see an end to Blast Fishing in South East Asia.
Any solution to this problem must take a multi-faceted approach, with a focus on addressing the needs of the indigenous communities. The solution is comprised of three phases that work in tandem.