Timor Woman Collects 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 collects fish and sipu at sunset in the Dili District.
Photo ID 403761. 09/07/2009. Dili, Timor-Leste. UN Photo/Martine Perret. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/