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Fisherfolk of Naborot Island find hope in seaweeds

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FISHERFOLKS. Women of Naborot Island harvest seaweeds while it’s low tide. All photos from Dennis Amata/ CARE

Amid the effects of El Nino, seaweed production help the fisherfolk community of Naborot Island to recover from Super Typhoon Yolanda

ILOILO, Philippines (May 26, 2016) — The northern part of Iloilo boasts of pristine islands that attract local and international tourists. While people from these islands hugely benefit from tourism for their livelihood, the fisherfolks in a small yet scenic island called Naborot found hope in planting seaweeds. Continue reading Fisherfolk of Naborot Island find hope in seaweeds