Sri Lankan and Indian fishermen are embroiled in an enduring dispute over the use of fishing grounds in the Palk Bay. The dispute is not only a matter of big India versus small Sri Lanka, or big boats versus small boats. Rather, Sri Lankan Tamil f...▶
Johny Stephen is a PhD candidate at the Amsterdam Institute of Social Science Research (AISSR), University of Amsterdam. He holds an M.Phil. from the Centre of Studies in Social Sciences Calcutta (CSSSC), India and a Masters in International Fisheries Management from the University of Tromso, Norway. His research is interdisciplinary but broadly falls under political geography and resource management.