Portraits of Change

Fishers across the globe are in the fight of their lives.

This eight-part video series seeks to raise awareness of the impacts of climate change and other stressors on fishers, fish workers and fishing communities across the globe. These videos provide a firsthand account of the battles faced by fishers and fish workers as they are faced with declining fish populations, increasingly common extreme weather events and disruptions due to climate change, COVID-19 and other stressors. See their stories below.


Mexico | Ernesto

Chile | Claudio

Mexico | Alexia

Peru | Yuri

Cuba | Javier and Luis

Indonesia | Suhendra

Indonesia | Supandi

United States | Daryl