Walimi Fish Cooperative Society
The Walimi Fish Cooperative Society (WAFICOS) is a fish farmers’ cooperative in Uganda that includes grow-out fish farmers, fish seed producers and breeders, trainers, fish feed manufacturers, processors, input suppliers, trainers and researchers. It seeks to build a sustainable forum of fish farmers through organizing, lobbying, financing, marketing, action research, advisory service delivery and physical infrastructure development. Registered in 2004, WAFICOS helps fish farmers acquire the services and inputs necessary for their operations to thrive. This includes collective production, marketing and value addition of farmed fish products.