Webinar: Fish Night 7 - Gender equality in the seafood value chain

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15:00-16:00 GMT

This webinar, organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development, will discuss the importance of women in the seafood industry, the impact of challenges such as COVID-19 and climate change on women, and how gender equality can be championed in the path to sustainable blue recovery.


  • Editrudith Lukanga, co-founder and executive director of Environmental Management and Economic Development Organization (EMEDO)
  • Kyoko Kusakabe, professor of Gender and Development Studies at the Department of Development and Sustainability, School of Environment, Resources and Development, Asian Institute of Technology in Thailand
  • Madeleine Gustavsson, researcher at Ruralis based in Trondheim, Norway
  • Bertha del Carmen Martínez Villalobos, business entrepreneur with expertise in product development and marketing, research, and finance
  • Christina Pita (moderator), principal researcher and team leader in IIED's Shaping Sustainable Markets research group

The webinar will be held on Monday, 8 March 2021, 15:00-16:00 GMT. Read more and register here.