Unlimited ASEAN: Empowering ASEAN’s young people through skills, decent employment, opportunities, and partnerships.
“Mr. Haaziq Ibrahim was asked about his work to promote entrepreneurial fishing in Malaysian coastal areas. He explained that DemiLaut is a social enterprise striving to modernise the fishing industry through multiple revenue models. The objective was to introduce sustainable fishing practices (prevent overfishing) in the Borneo region, with a longer term aim of monitoring the impact of climate change on the fishing community. He said his organisation was looking for role models and was using crowdfunding as a way of raising money to protect traditional fishermen.”
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