Aljazeera Interviews HKSF-Global Demand for Colombian Shark Fins Triggers Intense Debate

“Every fisherman with a second-grade education knows that a fin makes money … I have discovered shark fins for US$2,000 per kilo,” said Andrea Richey Executive Director from Hong Kong Shark Foundation. Thank you Sergio Held Otero from Aljazeera for your excellent article about the thriving and illegal shark 🦈 finning industry in Columbia. Your…

Localhood interviews HKSF about Dried Sea food market

鮑魚,海參,乾魚器官和魚翅 or Bàoyú, hǎishēn, gān yú qìguān hé yúchì. “Traditionally, in Chinese culture, abalone, sea cucumber, shark fin and fish maw (Bao Shen Qi To) make up the four lucky ‘must-haves’ for weddings, birthdays, and festival celebrations”, says Andrea Richey, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Shark Foundation aka the “Shark Lady” at the start of our conversation as she takes me through…