Fisheries economics and trade
Africa & Western Indian Ocean
Assessment of compensation claim by fishermen following an oil spill Nigeria
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Description of Project:
Shell accepted responsibility for two oil spills in the Delta region of Nigeria in 2008 and 2009. Poseidon provided desk study inputs to make a preliminary assessment of the financial losses to the Bodo community in terms of the fisheries sector impacts, and the economic impacts on mangroves in the area.