Woman Collecting Fish at Sunset
As in all coastal communities in Timor-Leste, the ocean both feeds and sustains villagers. For generations coastal communities in Asia have relied on a wide range of fish for their livelihoods. However, fish stocks in South-East Asia are being significantly depleted due to illegal fishing and overfishing.
A woman is collecting fish and sipu at sunset in the Dili District.
UN Photo/Martine Perret
09 July 2009
Photo # 403761