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Local service providers improve information access in Bangladesh

To help rural farmers access information about aquaculture, the USAID-funded Aquaculture for Income and Nutrition (AIN) project has trained fish feed and seed suppliers to become local service providers (LSP). Since 2015, over 1275 individuals have ...

Type: Video

Savings and lending promotes gender equity in Zambia

In Barotse floodplain, savings and internal lending communities (SILC) enable smallholder farmers, especially women, to borrow money to invest in agriculture or other productive activities. The CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agriculture Systems is ...

Type: Video

Innovation platform addresses Egyptian aquaculture challenges

Critical problems in the Egyptian aquaculture industry including water quality and disease prevention were addressed in a meeting of key stakeholders held recently in Cairo. Aquaculture is a US$1.5 billion industry in Egypt and accounts for 65% of the ...

Type: Press Release

Online aquaculture training videos now available to Egyptian fish farmers

A series of high quality aquaculture training videos, designed to teach Egyptian fish farmers the industry’s best management practices, has recently been released. Produced by WorldFish, an international nonprofit research organization, the ten short ...

Type: Press Release

Record-breaking year for aquaculture training in Egypt

WorldFish and the Improving Employment and Incomes through Development of Egypt’s Aquaculture Sector (IEIDEAS) project delivered training in best management practices to more than 1400 fish farmers in 2013. Training  on a range of subjects from pond ...

Type: Press Release

Aid groups urge aquaculture to help feed Timor-Leste

WorldFish, as a part of the European Commission Food Security Coordination Group, is coordinating attempts to improve Timor-Leste's food and nutritional security through aquaculture. The European Commission Food Security Coordination Group (EFSG) ...

Type: Press Release

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

Professor Ian Cowx awarded the prestigious International Fisheries Science Prize

Professor Ian Cowx, director of the Institute of International Fisheries at Hull University, UK, is to be awarded the prestigious International Fisheries Science Prize (2012) in recognition of his contributions to fisheries science of conservation. Prof. ...

Type: Press Release

WorldFish sponsors attendees at Crawford Fund master class

Agricultural research institutions must improve how they communicate the benefits of agricultural science investment. This was the thinking driving the recent WorldFish sponsorship of two institutions to attend a recent Crawford Fund communications master ...

Type: Press Release