written by Eleonora Milazzo – ACCEL European Fellow
Arctic fisheries represent only about 5% of the global catch. Despite this low figure, fisheries are a major driver of northern economies and an important source of local income. To that end, they account for 90% of export earnings of Greenland, 33% of Iceland, 6% of Norway, and less than 1% of those of Russia…
What are the risks of expanded commercial fisheries in the Arctic?