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Spatial patterns of rural poverty and their relationships with welfare-influencing factors in Bangladesh.

This study determines the spatial variation of rural poverty in Bangladesh and its relation to people's livelihood assets affecting their ability to procure food. We estimated household income for over 1 million census households using a predictor ...

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Outlook for fish to 2020: meeting global demand

The seemingly inexhaustible oceans have proved to be finite after all. Landings of wild fish have leveled off since the mid-1980s, and many stocks of fish are fished so heavily that their future is threatened. And yet the world’s appetite for fish has ...

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Relevance of a rapid appraisal approach to identify locally available feed ingredients to small-scale Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus L.) aquaculture

Applications of a rapid appraisal approach to identify locally available feed ingredients in feed formulation, production, and socio-economics of Nile tilapia aquaculture in Bangladesh are discussed. Three diets of 35%, 30%, and 25% crude protein were ...

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Snorkel the web: ReefBase brings a sea change in access to information about coral reefs

This fact sheet highlights ReefBase, an award-winning online global information system designed to facilitate research on, and the management of, coral reefs to enhance their protection. Launched in 2002, ReefBase was developed by The Worldfish Center in ...

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Fish: an issue for everyone - a concept paper for Fish for All

Fish for All is a global initiative that will create an informed inclusive public dialogue, shape a vision of the future of aquatic life, and contribute to food security and improved livelihoods for the poor in developing countries. Biodiversity Climate ...

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Aquaculture - food and livelihoods for the poor in Asia : a brief overview of the issues

The last three decades have witnessed dramatic changes in the supply of and demand for fish. Global demand for fish has risen rapidly with rising populations and increasing per capita fish consumption. The rise in demand has been met by a rapid growth in ...

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Innovation and gendered negotiations: Insights from six small-scale fishing communities

Fish and Fisheries, online first 11 March [open access] Asia Pacific Cambodia Philippines Solomon Islands Primary Science Publication Peer-reviewed Publication Gender & Equity Sunday, January 1, 2017 Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Gender Development ...

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Fish as the "bank in the water" - evidence from chronic-poor communities in Congo

Small-scale fisheries in developing countries are often perceived as being a low-productivity and backward informal sector. As a result they are rarely considered in poverty reduction programmes and rural development planning. In this paper, we ...

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How fishing farming is reducing poverty and hunger in Africa

Fish farming Poverty reduction Africa The WorldFish Center 1 851 Friday, January 16, 2009 Tuesday, January 1, 2008 Africa The WorldFish Center. Penang, Malaysia. CD-ROM Other Other ...

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Fish farming supports HIV-affected families in Africa

The food crisis is adding to the misery of countries already crippled by other burdens like drought and HIV. Here people are turning to fish farming, not only for food and income but also as a way to cope with the challenges of HIV — in particular the ...

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