Drama skits that challenge gender norms have enabled women processors in the Barotse Floodplain to adopt and equitably benefit from improved processing technologies that reduce fish losses
WorldFish research on fisheries governance and food security is helping fishers and traders improve the resilience and productivity of small-scale fisheries and gain a voice in global and regional policy.
In Bangladesh, WorldFish provides training to rural fishing communities and research-backed advice to policymakers on conserving hilsa, which is helping boost fish stocks and strengthen livelihoods
Reformed pan-Africa policies and one-stop border posts enable fish traders and processors to conduct easier and more equitable cross-border trade
Enabling women to fully engage in and benefit from aquaculture and fisheries can boost production, reduce poverty and enhance nutrition security for millions of fish-dependent households.
Skills training, subsidized equipment and access to low-cost credit are enabling women fish retailers in Egypt to overcome their daily problems and increase sales
Today, Bina Majhi runs a thriving fish hatchery business in Hajipur, Bangladesh. But it’s been a bumpy 20-year journey for the former day laborer, who credits her success to support and training received from WorldFish projects.
Livelihood training has enabled typhoon Yolanda victims to develop new skills in fish farming and generate an extra source of much-needed income
Improved management of community fish refuges has boosted the fish production of poor households around Tonle Sap Lake in Cambodia by 71%
Local fish and seed suppliers in rural Bangladesh are being trained as private sector facilitators to provide aquaculture advice to information-poor fish farmers