Topics: Food security
Illuminating Hidden Harvests
Research to raise awareness of small-scale fisheries Vital for food and livelihoods Small-scale fisheries provide livelihoods for millions of people, essential nutrition to billions and contribute substantially to household, local and national economies and economic growth. Yet, many small-scale...
Prospects and challenges of fish for food security in Africa
Prospects and challenges of fish for food security in Africa from WorldFish
Dr. Marian Kjellevold joins FISH Independent Steering Committee
WorldFish has appointed Dr. Marian Kjellevold to the FISH Independent Steering Committee (ISC). She joins a diverse group of scientists, practitioners and representatives from end-user bodies that reports directly to the WorldFish Board of Trustees on the performance of the FISH research program.
Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project (APART)
In the Indian state of Assam, capture fisheries and aquaculture provide livelihoods for thousands of rural households, who are directly or indirectly involved in the production and marketing of fish. While the current average productivity in ponds is around 1,680 kg/ha/yr, beel fisheries produce...