Fish feeds containing little to no wild-caught fish combined with a novel feed ingredient has the potential to greatly increase the tilapia growth, finds a new study by WorldFish and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization.
The CGIAR Antimicrobial Resistance Hub, which includes the WorldFish-led research program FISH, is being launched on 21–22 February 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya.
Area-based approaches to address environmental risk are gaining popularity in aquaculture management. New research demonstrates the need to rethink the application of area-based approaches, considering how farmers themselves understand environmental risk.
WorldFish is pleased to welcome Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio to its Board of Trustees. She joins Director General Gareth Johnstone, Board Chair Yvonne Pinto and six other members in providing strategic direction and effective governance.
Recent progress on open access and open data is helping WorldFish to improve efficiencies and enhance innovation and impact in an era of increasingly complex data sets.
A new agreement with ACI Agribusiness, a leading aggregator of agri inputs in Bangladesh, will provide timely and affordable access to digital advisory services to small-scale fish farmers and their local service providers.
Incentive-based fisheries management in Myanmar's Ayeyarwady Delta is helping to protect fish stocks, safeguard biodiversity and support the livelihoods of local fishing communities.
Senior government officials from Solomon Islands and Kiribati were inspired by their participation in the 3rd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress to commit to championing policy in support of coastal fisheries and communities in their countries.
WorldFish is a winner of the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture’s 2018 Inspire Challenge. The winning proposal, ‘An integrated data pipeline for small-scale fisheries’, was selected from more than 130 submissions.