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FishTrade for a Better Future

The African Union Policy Framework and Reform Strategy for Fisheries and Aquaculture in Africa prioritizes fish trade and aims to promote responsible and equitable fish trade. In response, this European Union-funded project supports the development of ...

Type: Project

Reviving traditional land management in Zambia

Every year Zambia’s Barotse Floodplain is inundated by seasonal rain, transforming its expansive, flat grasslands into an immense inland sea. Home to more than 240,000 people, the 1.2 million hectare plain is traversed by a network of man-made canals that ...

Type: Story

Community theatre inspires women fish retailers in Egypt

Exposed to the intense Egyptian sun, a woman sits by the side of a dirt road selling freshly harvested tilapia from a local fish farm. Tired after rising at dawn to buy her produce, she is approached by a man who demands that she pay him a fee for her ...

Type: Story

Training helps Bangladeshi families grow more fish, vegetables

Twice a day Rima Mazumder tends to her carp fry, giving them the proper amount of feed, testing their water quality and watching closely to make sure they’re swimming and moving properly around her family’s aquaculture pond. “In the past our fish fry were ...

Type: Story

Participating in research equips Bangladeshi women with valuable knowledge and skills

“I was in poverty, but I overcame it through my own will and with the help of the project,” Komola Roy says proudly. A mother and housewife, Komola is one of 96 women across eight communities in southern Bangladesh who helped design and implement a ...

Type: Story

Fish-aggregating devices linked to food security and livelihoods in new study

A new study by WorldFish, the Solomon Islands Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and the University of Queensland provides information on the role of nearshore fish-aggregating devices (FADs) for food security and livelihoods in Solomon Islands, a ...

Type: Press Release

Project enables farmers to produce nutritious food and improve incomes in Bangladesh and Nepal

In Bangladesh and Nepal, where the rates of undernutrition and poverty are high, the Agriculture and Nutrition Extension Project is working with small-scale farmers to increase nutrition and food security through the production of micronutrient-rich small ...

Type: Video

Leading African agri-research organization solidifies partnership with WorldFish

A new partnership between the leading African organization for agricultural research for development (AR4D), the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), and WorldFish will focus on improving the lives of the 80 million people in sub-Saharan ...

Type: Press Release

Aquaculture training helps Egyptian farmers increase profits

Forming a vast grid across the flat, dry countryside, Egypt’s aquaculture ponds sit side-by-side in designated fish farming zones. Employing more than 140,000 people full time, the industry has boomed over the last two decades and continues to grow at a ...

Type: Story

Partnerships for aquaculture development in Timor-Leste

Two agreements that will promote aquaculture as a means to improve nutrition and reduce poverty were signed in Timor-Leste today as part of a celebration of World Food Day. The partnership agreement brings together the Timor-Leste Ministry of Agriculture ...

Type: Press Release

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