Uncertain future for seaweed farmers as Covid-19 cuts production

Entangled by the triple impact of climate change, low price and now the Covid-19 outbreak, Zanzibar’s seaweed farming is in crisis after global lockdown measures curtailed local production and exports to international markets. Shipments of seaweed to the Asia and Europe markets which accounted for more than 17.8 percent of exports from Zanzibar in 2020 […]