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Study of the influence of built structures on the fisheries of the Tonle Sap: product documents and results
The fishery resources of Cambodia, originating mainly from the Tonle Sap Lake, rank first in the world for their productivity and fourth for their total catch despite the small size of the country. The floodplains contribution ...
Cage aquaculture in Malawi
This briefing note summarizes the current status of the cage aquaculture industry in Malawi, development opportunities, and economic social and environmental concerns that need to be addressed to ensure sustainability of ...
Community based fisheries management : institutional options for empowering fisher communities
The Community Based Fisheries Management Project (CBFM-2) is the second phase of an action research project designed to establish whether the sustainable management of publicly owned and private water bodies can be carried ...
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 ...
Medium term plan 2009-2011
Type: Other (Strategy)
This Medium-Term Plan (MTP) sets out the WorldFish Center response for harnessing fisheries and aquaculture to help address the global issue of food shortage and poverty by addressing two key development challenges: i) ...
Planning the use of fish for food security in the Pacific
Fish is a mainstay of food security for Pacific island countries and territories (PICTs). Diversifying the supply of fish will make rural households in the Pacific more resilient to natural disasters, social and political ...
Addressing global development needs: strategic research by WorldFish and the CGIAR
The work of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) provides a scientific basis for sustainable development. As one of 15 CGIAR research institutes, the WorldFish Center provides expertise on ...
Aquaculture helping to improve health and nutrition in Bangladesh
Type: Other (Factsheet)
Bangladesh has made important human development gains in recent years, reflected by reductions in poverty, mortality of children under five, and chronic malnutrition. These gains have been achieved in spite of frequent ...
Gender mainstreaming in community fisheries management
Type: Other (Factsheet)
In Cambodia, women have traditionally been regarded as poor in terms of physically ability and knowledge. The voices of women have often been unheard in terms of social influence and decision-making. Therefore, the Fisheries ...
Fish out of water? Inter-sectoral conflicts, trade-offs and synergies in freshwater resource and coastal zone management
Type: Working Paper
This document is a draft paper to be used for discussion purposes only