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    • A randomised controlled trial to test the effects of fish aggregating devices and SBC activities promoting fish consumption in Timor-Leste: A study protocol 

      Tilley, A.; Byrd, K.A.; Pincus, L.; Klumpyan, K.; Dobson, K.; Dos Reis Lopes, J.; Shikuku, K.M.; Alexander Tilley: 0000-0002-6363-0945; Kendra A Byrd: 0000-0003-4528-752X; Lauren Pincus: 0000-0002-8883-7264; Kelvin Mashisia Shikuku: 0000-0003-2290-074X
      Type: Journal Article
      Timor-Leste is one of the world’s most malnourished nations where micronutrient-deficient diets are a contributing factor to the prevalence of child stunting, currently estimated to be 45.6% of children under five. Fish ...
    • Promoting Youth Engagement and Employment in Agriculture and Food Systems 

      Wittman, H.; Arulingam, I.; Cano, J.L.; Mungai, C.; Huambachano, M.; Korzenszky, A.; Termine, P.; White, B.; Indika Arulingam: 0000-0002-6995-238X
      Type: Internal Report
      This report, prepared at the request of the Committee on World Food Security, explores the trends, constraints and prospects of young people’s engagement and employment in agriculture and sustainable food systems. Today’s ...
    • Enhancing productivity and resilience of water systems by integrating fisheries 

      Senaratna Sellamuttu, S.; McCartney, M.; De Silva, S.; Duncan, N.; Dubois, M.; Beveridge, M.; Marwaha, N.; Matthew McCartney: 0000-0001-6342-2815; Mark Dubois: 0000-0002-8092-6465; Nisha Marwaha: 0000-0001-9822-4085
      Type: Brief
      Inland capture fisheries are the primary source of livelihoods and food and nutrition security in many low- and middle-income countries, but are often adversely impacted by irrigation infrastructure. With over 300 million ...
    • Fish for Livelihoods Newsletter (Apr - Jun 2021) 

      Ali, S.A.; Syed Aman Ali: 0000-0003-3876-130X
      Type: Newsletter
      This Newsletter highlights the important activities implemented through the quarter, April thru June 2021 for the "Fish for Livelihoods" project. Also, it notes the disruptions and challenges that emerged in the wake of ...
    • Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) survey 

      Phyo, E.E.; Ali, S.A.; Rizaldo, Q.; Akester, M.J.; Ei Ei Phyo: 0000-0002-3745-7659; Syed Aman Ali: 0000-0003-3876-130X; Quennie Rizaldo: 0000-0002-7958-2618; Michael Joseph Akester: 0000-0001-6526-1613
      Type: Internal Report
      This document captures the findings of one of the annual performance surveys carried out with the project's Year-1 (Oct 2019 – Sep 2020) SSA farmers provisioned with the WASH materials. The report contains information about ...
    • Improving Biosecurity: A Science-Based Approach to Manage Fish Disease Risks and Increase the Socioeconomic Contribution of the Nigerian Catfish and Tilapia Industries 

      Khor, L.; Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Brief
      Nigeria is one of Africa’s largest aquaculture producers, yet its lack of a clear aquatic animal health strategy has resulted in substantial disease-related production losses. There is little or no biosecurity management ...
    • Extension manual on production of quality catfish seed 

      Fregene, B.T.; Bolorunduro, P.; Yossa, R.; Karisa, H.C.; Olaniyi, A.A.; Ajose, I.; Rodrigue Yossa: 0000-0003-4792-0173; Harrison Charo Karisa: 0000-0001-5323-794X
      Type: Manual
      The TAAT Aquaculture compact has noted that fish farmers in Africa are confronted with many challenges in producing catfish. These include a lack of poor-quality fish seed, low skills of fish breeders in BMPs, high fry and ...
    • Quick fish sampling guide for disease diagnostics - Histology sampling guide 

      Khor, L.; Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      During investigation of an abnormal mortality event, fish tissues (or biopsies) for histopathology analysis are collected for disease diagnosis. Histology consists in the preparation of thin, stained tissue sections for ...
    • Quick fish sampling guide for disease diagnostics - Molecular diagnostics sampling guide 

      Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Khor, L.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      Major pathogens of fish and other farmed aquatic animals include bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites. These can lead to serious infectious diseases and losses representing one of the major limitation to sustainable ...
    • Quick fish sampling guide for disease diagnostics - Bacteriology sampling guide 

      Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Khor, L.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      Bacterial diseases represent one of the major impediments to sustainable aquaculture. Routine screening for bacterial pathogens at various life stages of tilapia, carp and catfish a are important to minimize their introduction ...
    • Quick fish sampling guide for disease diagnostics - Blood sampling guide 

      Khor, L.; Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      Fish blood sampling requires specific techniques and skills that are fundamental for all kinds of analyses such as haematology, chemistry analysis, parasitology/bacteriology investigation, antibody titration, molecular ...
    • Quick fish sampling guide for disease diagnostics - Microbiome sampling guide 

      Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Khor, L.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      Interactions between microbes associated with the host, other organisms present in the system and the environment itself are increasingly recognised to contribute to aquatic animal diseases. Those microbiome assemblages ...
    • Quick fish sampling guide for disease diagnostics - Wet mount sampling guide (for ectoparasites & fungi) 

      Khor, L.; Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      Parasitic and fungal infestations represent one of the major challenges to sustainable aquaculture. As part of routine health checks or during abnormal mortality events, screening for ectoparasites and fungi in tilapia, ...
    • Sampling materials for fish disease diagnostics 

      Khor, L.; Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Chadag, V.; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X
      Type: Other (Guidelines)
      Infectious diseases represent one of the major challenges and limitation to sustainable aquaculture. They can have major impacts on animal welfare, livelihood of farmers and threaten the health of captive stocks and wild ...
    • Consumption patterns and diet gaps across regional Myanmar 

      Scott, J.; Mahrt, K.; Thilsted, S.H.; Jessica Scott: 0000-0002-5106-1335; Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted: 0000-0002-4041-1651
      Type: Report
      Transformation of Rural Landscapes for Sustainable and Nutritious Food Systems is a project that attempts to understand the geographic disparities in both diets and agricultural production systems in Myanmar. Its aim is ...
    • Fishing and aquaculture: underestimated as a source of income and food 

      Belton, B.
      Type: Blog
      Finding ways to feed a future population of 10 billion people a healthy diet within planetary boundaries has become an urgent global priority. Doing so will require radical transformation of food systems. The Food Systems ...
    • Reducing disease risks in fish through better detection, management and prevention 

      Chadag, V.; Delamare-Deboutteville, J.; Beveridge, M.; Marwaha, N.; Vishnumurthy Mohan Chadag: 0000-0002-2574-284X; Jerome Delamare-Deboutteville: 0000-0003-4169-2456; Nisha Marwaha: 0000-0001-9822-4085
      Type: Brief
      Aquaculture productivity is limited by the introduction and spread of infectious fish diseases, which compromise fish farming livelihoods and food and nutrition security in Asia and Africa. Epidemiological tools provide ...
    • UN dialogue sets pathway for nature-positive aquatic food solutions 

      O'Leary, M.; Mohd Khalid, A.
      Type: Blog
      Panelists at a recent UN Food Systems Dialogue discussed innovative and sustainable solutions to aquatic food systems that can be a catalyst for global food systems transformation.
    • Aquatic food cookbook promotes traditional recipes for health 

      Huso, D.; Doina Huso: 0000-0002-4477-2593
      Type: Video
      WorldFish research analyst and Timor-Leste native, Agustinha Duarte, recently published a new book 'Cooking Fish and Seafood in Timor-Leste,' which has a collection of seafood recipes from Timor-Leste, each introduced by ...
    • Nutrition scientist Dr. Shakuntala Thilsted awarded the 2021 World Food Prize 

      O'Leary, M.
      Type: News Item/Press Item
      CGIAR scientist at WorldFish honored for improving the quality, quantity, and availability of food in the world thanks to her pioneering scientific work on nutrition, fish, and aquatic foods systems.