This three-year project, funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and led by CARE, aims to increase youth employment in areas of Egypt badly hurt by the down-turn in tourism. WorldFish will deliver the fisheries and aquaculture components of the project including support for the development of aquaculture, value addition for fisheries products and improved fisheries management in Lake Nasser. The project will establish an Agriculture Support Center covering a range of fish, livestock and horticultural value chains creating 2500 jobs for women and youth in this area of high unemployment.

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