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Community action for a future in Zambia

The people of Zambia’s Barotse Floodplain depend on fishing and farming for their food and income. However, destructive fishing methods that use chemicals and mosquito nets are damaging habitats and reducing wild fish stocks. ...

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Dark Waters in Bangladesh

Depleted fish stocks are forcing Bangladeshi fisherman further out to sea in search of their next catch. For families like Anita Bishaash’s, this means more time apart and a greater struggle to cover household expenses. ...

Type: Video

Expiscor - What have you done with these women - they have changed

Celebrating positive impacts in people's lives on the International Day of Rural Women. ...

Type: Audio

My Community: For my future let me learn

Every year during the wet season the swollen Zambezi River bursts its banks, destroying homes and crops, flooding classrooms, and displacing communities across the Barotse Floodplain in Zambia. For 13-year-old Ilinanga Mulonda and thousands like her, this ...

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My Community: Field or famine

Like many young Zambian women, Mary Kapwamba was forced to abandon her education when she discovered that she was pregnant. She was devastated. Without an education Mary's only hope was to grow vegetables on a small plot of land to feed and clothe ...

Type: Video

Rural women: Face the facts

Rural women produce half of the world’s food, but are some of the most disadvantaged people on the planet. Did you know? Rural women make up 25% of the global population The number of rural women living in poverty has doubled since the 1970s Women produce ...

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WorldFish E-Newsletter, October 2013

http://eepurl.com/GVp_P Gender October 2013 International Day of Rural Women ...

Type: Newsletter

Training equips rural women with agricultural and business skills

A training program to enhance the entrepreneurial and agriculture technology skills of a network of rural women called ‘Info Ladies’ was held this week from 26 to 28 February. ‘Info Ladies’ are equipped with a bicycle and laptop computer, and travel to ...

Type: Press Release

Interviews with thought leaders: Gender transformational research in development

Following the recent transformative gender reserach dialogue, 'Building Coalitions, Creating Change', held by WorldFish in Penang, Malaysia, the dialogue participants shared their inputs in a semi formal interview. Leading gender researchers ...

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Nile tilapia 'super strains' to help Philippines

A project to identify Nile tilapia ‘super strains’ in the Philippines will help to increase the living standards of poor fish farmers and consumers, create new employment opportunities and provide food security across the nation. Nile tilapia (Oreochromis ...

Type: Press Release

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