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Penang’s mega-reclamation project: Fishermen speak out

Zakaria Ismail is the head of the Sungai Batu Fishermen's Unit - ANIL NETTO/ALIRAN

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Penang Tolak Tambak speaks to fishermen and activists campaigning against a massive land reclamation project to create three artificial islands off the southern coast of Penang Island. They claim the reclamation will muddy precious fishing waters that will hurt their livelihoods and undermine food security in Penang.

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