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    • Adapted technologies and Practices for Agriculture and Fisheries in Timor-Leste: Nearshore Fish Aggregating Devices 

      Tilley, A.; Alexander Tilley: 0000-0002-6363-0945 (2020)
      Type: Brief
      Fisheries in Timor-Leste are very small-scale. Fishing is undertaken on foot (gleaning), and in unpowered canoes and small motorboats, targeting reef and nearshore pelagic fish primarily with gill nets, hand lines, spear ...
    • Analysis of the Informal Trade as a Source of Household Income: A Case of Cross-border Fish Traders in Zambia 

      Kakwasha, K.; Keagan Kakwasha: 0000-0003-4251-7449 (2017)
      Type: Thesis
      The general objective of this study was to analyze the informal trade as source of household income with a special focus on cross border fish traders in Zambia. The study covers findings from border site fish markets in ...
    • Aquaculture Performance Assessment in Egypt: Preliminary descriptive analysis 

      Shikuku, K.M.; Henriksson, P.J.; Rossignoli, C.; Nasr-Allah, A.M.; Tran, N.; Kelvin Mashisia Shikuku: 0000-0003-2290-074X; Patrik John Gustav Henriksson: 0000-0002-3439-623X; Cristiano Rossignoli: 0000-0001-8220-7360; Ahmed Mohamed Nasr-Allah: 0000-0001-6299-8556; Nhuong Tran: 0000-0002-1813-4571 (2019)
      Type: Presentation
      We present preliminary results of aquaculture performance assessment in Egypt. The study was conducted between September and December 2019 interviewing 402 farmers.
    • Aquaculture Technical, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training for Improved Private Sector and Smallholder Skills project: Online Training Platform Design Workshop Report 

      Kakwasha, K.; Keagan Kakwasha: 0000-0003-4251-7449 (2018)
      Type: Report
      BluePlanet, a not-for-profit company based in Norway, partnering with WorldFish on developing the online training platform for Natural Resource Development College (NRDC) Fisheries Science Department under the “Aquaculture ...
    • Assessment of the local service provider model in Bangladesh 

      Kruijssen, F.; Golam, F.; Braaten, Y.; Minneboo, E.; Froukje Kruijssen: 0000-0002-9804-3038 (2019)
      Type: Working Paper
      The LSP model has gained some popularity in Bangladesh in recent years and has been implemented by several projects. This assessment focuses on the LSP models implemented by Aquaculture for Income and Nutrition (AIN) and ...
    • Building adaptive capacity to climate change; approaches applied in five diverse fisheries settings 

      Roscher, M.B.; Eam, D.; Suri, S.K.; Van Der Ploeg, J.; Mills, D.J.; Nagoli, J.; Cohen, P.J.; Cinner, J.; Hossain, M.; Matthew B Roscher: 0000-0002-3408-8763; Sharon K Suri: 0000-0003-3064-7991; David Jonathan Mills: 0000-0003-0181-843X; Joseph Nagoli: 0000-0002-8919-1397; Philippa Jane Cohen: 0000-0002-9987-1943; Md. Emdad Hossain: 0000-0001-5077-8740 (2020)
      Type: Brief
      Climate change poses a range of risks to coastal and inland rural communities in the global tropics. People living within these communities depend directly on physical and natural environments for income, food and their ...
    • Can climate-smart aquaculture enable women's empowerment in rural Bangladesh? 

      Colgan, J.; McDougall, C.; Hossain, M.; Murray, U.; Spillane, C.; McKeown, P.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813; Md. Emdad Hossain: 0000-0001-5077-8740 (2019)
      Type: Brief
      Climate-smart aquaculture provides a means to ensure sustainable fish supply to those who experience negative impacts of climate change. However, there has been little research on possible benefits of climatesmart aquaculture ...
    • China at a crossroads: An Analysis of China's changing seafood production and consumption 

      Crona, B.; Wassénius, E.; Troell, M.; Barclay, K.; Mallory, T.; Fabinyi, M.; Zhang, W.; Lam, V.W.; Cao, L.; Henriksson, P.J.; Eriksson, H.; Patrik John Gustav Henriksson: 0000-0002-3439-623X; Hampus Eriksson: 0000-0003-1199-6889 (2020)
      Type: Concept Note
      China is a key player in global production, consumption, and trade of seafood. Given this dominance, Chinese choices regarding what seafood to eat, and how and where to source it, are increasingly important—for China, and ...
    • Climate change and options for shortened fish culture seasons (Burmese version) 

      Griffiths, D. (2020)
      Type: Brochure
      This leaflet looks at options for site selection, pond preparation, species choice and management practices which will enable farmers to culture fish in shorter culture periods.
    • Connecting MEL and ORCID. 

      Holmes, H.; Rossignoli, C.; Bonaiuti, E.; Proietti, C.; Muliro, J.; Graziano, V.; Jani, S.; Cullhaj, M.; Stacey, S.; Cristiano Rossignoli: 0000-0001-8220-7360; Enrico Bonaiuti: 0000-0002-4010-4141; Claudio Proietti: 0000-0002-3969-288X; Jacqueline Muliro: 0000-0002-2789-1558; Valerio Graziano: 0000-0002-2025-3449; Sara Jani: 0000-0003-2554-5026; Megi Cullhaj: 0000-0001-9042-3389 (2019)
      Type: Video
      The video explains the value of connecting MEL and ORCID for researchers, users and organizations that use MEL.
    • Digital market place to connect smallholder fish farmers to fish buyers of different kinds throughout the country and to promote a futuristic and sustainable business model. 

      Islam, M. (2021)
      Type: Internal Report
      Smallholder fish farmers are the victims of demand uncertainty and price fluctuation; as a result, final consumers are also victims of preservative contamination in fish. Fish Bangla plans to increase the profit margin of ...
    • Digital repositories, WorldFish Dataverse and Data Citation 

      Ghazali, S.B.; Muliro, J.; Saadiah binti Ghazali: 0000-0001-9796-6159; Jacqueline Muliro: 0000-0002-2789-1558 (2020)
      Type: Training Material
      Induction training on data management. This induction includes a brief process of overall data management practiced in WorldFish, open access policy and Worldfish Dataverse- official data repository.
    • Employment generation in the Egyptian aquaculture value chain 

      Nasr-Allah, A.M.; Gasparatos, A.; Karanja, A.; Dompreh, E.B.; Murphy, S.; Al-Kenawy, D.A.; Rossignoli, C.; Phillips, M.J.; Karisa, H.C.; Ahmed Mohamed Nasr-Allah: 0000-0001-6299-8556; Alice Karanja: 0000-0001-9095-4905; Seamus Murphy: 0000-0002-1792-0351; Diaa Abdel Reheem Al-Kenawy: 0000-0001-7737-6880; Cristiano Rossignoli: 0000-0001-8220-7360; Michael John Phillips: 0000-0002-0282-0286; Harrison Charo Karisa: 0000-0001-5323-794X (2019)
      Type: Report
      Aquaculture is an important sector with high potential, not only to provide nutritious food but also to contribute to the national economy, and the aquaculture value chain provides substantial employment generation ...
    • Environmental Compliance and Climate Risk Management in Aquaculture 

      Rahman, M.; Aleem, N.; Anisuzzaman, A. (2019)
      Type: Brochure
      The concept of environmental compliance emerged following the environmental crisis that took place during the 1960s and ’70s, which affected all industrialized economies. In response to the catastrophe, the US Government ...
    • Equitable digital tools can boost small-scale fisher livelihoods 

      O'Leary, M.; McMahon, K. (2021)
      Type: Blog
      In low- and middle-income countries, ICTs can be used to assist small-scale fishers and fish workers, but illiteracy and unreliable internet connectivity need to be addressed to ensure marginalised fishers are not left behind.
    • Escaping the perfect storm of simultaneous climate change impacts on agriculture and marine fisheries 

      Thiault, L.; Cinner, J.; Graham, N.; Mora, C.; Cheung, W.W.; Januchowski-Hartley, F.A.; Mouillot, D.; Sumaila, U.; Claudet, J. (2019)
      Type: Journal Article
      Climate change can alter conditions that sustain food production and availability, with cascading consequences for food security and global economies. Here, we evaluate the vulnerability of societies to the simultaneous ...
    • The Essential Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) training report 

      Cabungcal, R.M.; Zahura, I. (2019)
      Type: Report
      The training course on EAFM is a 5-day training program that aims to provide basic knowledge on ecosystem approach to fisheries management and how this can assist in the decision making for responsible and sustainable ...
    • Farming fish in the sea will not nourish the world 

      Belton, B.; Little, D.; Zhang, W.; Edwards, P.; Skaladany, M.; Thilsted, S.H.; Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted: 0000-0002-4041-1651 (2020)
      Type: Journal Article
      Recent literature on marine fish farming brands it as potentially compatible with sustainable resource use, conservation, and human nutrition goals, and aligns with the emerging policy discourse of ‘blue growth’. We advance ...
    • Feed the Future Bangladesh Aquaculture and Nutrition Activity: Handbook on Environmental Compliance 

      Rahman, M. (2019)
      Type: Manual
      The purpose of this Handbook is to facilitate sound environmental compliance practices. It was created by translating the Feed the Future Bangladesh Aquaculture and Nutrition Activity’s Environmental Mitigation and Monitoring ...
    • Fine-scale population structure and ecotypes of anadromous Hilsa shad (Tenualosa ilisha) across complex aquatic ecosystems revealed by NextRAD genotyping 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Abdul, W.M.; Rahman, M.J.; Nahiduzzzaman, M.; Dickson, M.W.; Igarashi, Y.; Asakawa, S.; Wong, L.L.; Malcolm William Dickson: 0000-0003-2181-2625 (2019)
      Type: Journal Article
      The anadromous Hilsa shad (Tenualosa ilisha) live in the Bay of Bengal and migrate to the estuaries and freshwater rivers for spawning and nursing of the juveniles. This has led to two pertinent questions: (i) do all Hilsa ...