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Episode 5 – Ha.Ihavandhoo


Even though Ihavandhoo was reportedly late to learn the trade of fisheries in the atoll, it was one of the islands which witnessed a massive improvement in fisheries over a short period of time. Thus, the island was dubbed “Masveri Ihavandhoo” (meaning Ihavandhoo – island of fisheries). As time passed however, fisheries in the island was hit with a major decline, fishing vessels were sold off and the youth saw less and less opportunities within the field.

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