Seafarers UK Releases Report Highlighted Financial Struggles of Country’s Coastal Fishermen
Seafarers UK, in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University released research exploring the financial difficulties of fishermen in the UK who rely on small-scale fishing.
The research, titled ‘Fishing without a Safety Net: The Financial Resilience of Small-Scale Coastal Fishers, their Families and Communities’ will provide recommendations for Government, charity and industry to improve the financial resilience of fishing families around the UK.
Seafarers and company proposed “boosting financial literacy in fishing communities to improve financial planning; improved Government welfare support, plugging crucial gaps in the current system that disadvantages fishers..."
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