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Let's change the food security conversation on aquaculture
Friday, 25th July 2014
In many parts of the developing world, aquaculture has been touted for quite some time as an...
Small fish meets nourishment of mothers, children
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014
RANGPUR, July 19 (BSS): Production of micronutrient-enriched small fishes has been increasing...
Can Farmed Fish Feed The World Without Destroying The Environment?
Wednesday, 11th June 2014
We Americans love our fried shrimp, our and our fish sticks. And a lot of other people around the...

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Farmed Fish Production Must More than Double by 2050, New Analysis Finds
Thursday, 5th June 2014
Report Presents New Findings and Recommendations for Sustainable Aquaculture...
Charting Our Fishing Future
Monday, 28th April 2014
The Dutch Government and the Rockefeller Foundation announced on Thursday 23...
Innovative program to boost African fish trade and improve livelihoods
Friday, 25th April 2014
WorldFish, African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR...

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Despite decades of agricultural research and development efforts, the challenges of poverty and hunger persist. There is a growing recognition that integrating gender issues effectively in such efforts will help to improve food security, wellbeing and equity.   Effective gender integration requires actions that foster gender equality in access to resources, and that help communities to...
The Director General of WorldFish, Steve Hall and Patrick Dugan, Director of the CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems share a candid conversation on gender research.     Related links: Gender research workshop - Building Coalitions, Creating Change
The CPWF Ganges Basin Development Challenge Program’s first gender training session proved to be an enlightening experience for the 13 participants in Dhaka, Bangladesh   Held on 11 - 12 September, the training session featured plenty of interactive discussions and debates, as participants from G1 to G5 related the concepts and issues to their own personal lives, and the people they work...
Blogged: Evolving solutions for new horizons: Reflections on a conversation   Stephen reflects on the outcomes of Seaweb’s 10th International Seafood Summit, that was held in Hong Kong from September 5-8, 2012   I was recently fortunate enough to attend Seaweb’s 10th International Seafood Summit in Hong Kong. Fortunate for two reasons. First, because I had the honor of addressing the...
  The staff at WorldFish’s Egypt offices were recently awarded the “Special Award from the Board of Trustees” in recognition of their dedication and commitment to maintaining the operations of WorldFish in Egypt, despite the turbulent social and political environment during 2011.   WorldFish has invested in aquaculture research in Egypt for more than 20 years, and the ongoing work of all...
Untapped potential for sustainability: innovation in the Asian aquaculture industry – a WorldFish perspective from WorldFish  
WorldFish Experiences and Perspectives - Impact investing in small-scale aquaculture enterprise from WorldFish  
Farmers in Transition Towards Sustainability: How Can We Speed Up the Process? – a WorldFish perspective from WorldFish  
Source: GMA News Fisheries experts on Thursday said that Filipino small-scale fishermen and fish pen owners should learn how to manage risks effectively to reduce the negative impacts of aquaculture on their fishes and on the environment.   Stephen Hall, director-general of the WorldFish, said Filipino fisherfolk share the same set of challenges as other small-scale farmers everywhere. ...

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