Story: Development assistance and humanitarian aid

Tagged tuna

Tagged tuna

A tagged tuna is returned to the ocean as part of a study of the regional management of tuna stocks. The National-led government elected in 2008 has redistributed some of New Zealand's aid in the Pacific to focus on economic growth – such as assisting Pacific states to develop their fisheries.

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Secretariat of the Pacific Community - Division of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Marine Ecosystems

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John Overton, 'Development assistance and humanitarian aid - Aid and politics', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/32850/tagged-tuna (accessed 23 February 2017)

Story by John Overton, published 20 Jun 2012