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    • Illuminating Hidden Harvests country case study author: Kristie Alleyne 

      Bevitt, K.
      Type: Blog
      Illuminating Hidden Harvests (IHH): The contribution of small-scale fisheries to sustainable development is a collaborative study led by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, Duke University, and WorldFish. In this ...
    • Owning the story: People and human rights at the heart of communication small-scale fisheries 

      Bevitt, K.
      Type: Blog
      Speakers and panelists at two webinars on ethical and inclusive communication on small-scale fisheries discussed ways to lift up positive and accurate narratives to support thriving fisheries for food and nutrition security.
    • Illuminating Hidden Harvests country case study author: Elizabeth Palta Vega 

      Bevitt, K.
      Type: Blog
      llluminating Hidden Harvests (IHH): The contribution of small-scale fisheries to sustainable development is a collaborative study led by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, Duke University, and WorldFish. In this ...
    • Heritable variation in swimming performance in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and negative genetic correlations with growth and harvest weight 

      Mengistu, S.; Palstra, A.; Mulder, H.A.; Benzie, J.; Trinh, T.Q.; Roozeboom, C.; Komen, H.; John Benzie: 0000-0001-9599-8683
      Type: Journal Article
      Nile tilapia is predominantly produced in smallholder ponds without aeration. We hypothesize that Nile tilapia with high oxygen uptake efficiency (O2UE) may perform better under these conditions than Nile tilapia with low ...
    • Fish for Livelihoods Newsletter (Oct - Dec 2020) 

      Ali, S.A.; Syed Aman Ali: 0000-0003-3876-130X
      Type: Newsletter
      This document entails information on what has been successfully achieved during the reporting period from October 2020 through December 2020.
    • Fish for Livelihoods Newsletter (Jan - Mar 2021) 

      Ali, S.A.; Syed Aman Ali: 0000-0003-3876-130X
      Type: Newsletter
      This document entails brief information about the activities carried out in the quarter (Jan - Mar 2021) by the "Fish for Livelihoods" activity.
    • Gender and the Political Economy of Fish Agri-food Systems in the Global South 

      Rajaratnam, S.; Ahern, M.; McDougall, C.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813
      Type: Book Chapter
      The significance of fish for human nutrition, health, and livelihoods is increasingly recognized by and for people around the world, especially in the Global South. However, fisheries and aquaculture do not equally benefit ...
    • Scaling strategy: Upgrading fisheries science curriculum and training tools for Zambia and the SADC region 

      Mudege, N.; Shikuku, K.M.; Muzungaire, L.; Netsayi Mudege: 0000-0002-0389-1967; Kelvin Mashisia Shikuku: 0000-0003-2290-074X
      Type: Brief
      Improved performance of aquaculture value chains has been shown to promote economic, social, and environmental development in developing countries. Effective linkages of small and medium scale farmers to profitable value ...
    • In the Spotlight: Tasnuva Zaman 

      O'Leary, M.; Mohd Khalid, A.
      Type: Blog
      Tasnuva Zaman is WorldFish's senior gender specialist based in Bangladesh. Zaman's research focuses on gender mainstreaming, which calls for an integrated gender perspective at all stages of development, and she works to ...
    • Equitable digital tools can boost small-scale fisher livelihoods 

      O'Leary, M.; McMahon, K.
      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.
    • African women join forces to overcome COVID-19 challenges in aquatic food systems 

      O'Leary, M.
      Type: Blog
      Across Africa, women working in aquatic food value chains are banding together to support their livelihoods and ensure the continued flow of fish despite COVID-19 lockdowns and disruptions.
    • Gender assumptions harm progress on climate adaption and resilience, new study finds 

      O'Leary, M.
      Type: Blog
      Outdated assumptions around gender continue to hinder effective and fair policymaking and action for climate mitigation and adaptation, a new study published in Nature Climate Change has found.
    • Inland fisheries critical for nourishing young children in sub-Saharan Africa, study reveals 

      O'Leary, M.; McMahon, K.
      Type: Blog
      Inland fisheries are critical to supplying children with the nutritious, diverse diets required for cognitive development in rural sub-Saharan households, a new WorldFish research publication revealed.
    • Innovation Platform Concept Paper 

      Mudege, N.; Mwema, C.M.; Netsayi Mudege: 0000-0002-0389-1967; Catherine Mawia Mwema: 0000-0001-8015-5747
      Type: Manual
      The GIZ-funded piloting inclusive business models project seeks to set up an innovation platform with private and public actors to determine the various opportunities to support and supply inputs and services to local ...
    • Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh II 

      Abdul, W.M.
      Type: Brief
      Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh II (ECOFISH II) is a 5-year project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Jointly implemented by WorldFish and the Department of Fisheries (DOF), ...
    • Sustainable and accessible fish feeds for small-scale fish farmers 

      Verdegem, M.; Yossa, R.; Chary, K.; Schrama, J.W.; Beveridge, M.; Marwaha, N.; Marc Verdegem: 0000-0002-2058-3894; Rodrigue Yossa: 0000-0003-4792-0173; Nisha Marwaha: 0000-0001-9822-4085
      Type: Brief
      Improving feed accessibility for small-scale fish farmers is crucial to the inclusive growth of aquaculture. “Nutritious pond feeds” nourish the farmed fish and the pond organisms that help break down fish wastes and produce ...
    • The contribution of small-scale artisanal fisheries and aquaculture to food systems 

      Pita, C.
      Type: Poster
      Small-scale fisheries and aquaculture value chains are important for the livelihoods of coastal communities worldwide.
    • Youth in small-scale fisheries and aquaculture 

      Fry, C.; Arulingam, I.; Nigussie, L.; Senaratna Sellamuttu, S.; Beveridge, M.; Marwaha, N.; Indika Arulingam: 0000-0002-6995-238X; Likimyelesh Nigussie: 0000-0002-6380-743X; Nisha Marwaha: 0000-0001-9822-4085
      Type: Brief
      Youth is considered to be the transition period between childhood and adulthood, and as such encompasses a diverse group of individuals. Differences in gender, caste, class, sexuality and ability influence livelihood ...
    • Improved access to information on market and SSA technologies (BMPs) 

      Karim, M.; Oo, K.; Khaing, K.; Win, N.M.; Rizaldo, Q.; Manjurul Karim: 0000-0003-4280-3568; Quennie Rizaldo: 0000-0002-7958-2618
      Type: Manual
      This manual is to assist in strengthening the skills, knowledge and attitudes of Small-Scale Aquaculture (SSA) household members with improved access to information on market and SSA technologies (BMPs) in Eastern and ...
    • The rapid rise of agricultural mechanization in Myanmar 

      Belton, B.; Thida Win, M.; zhang, X.; Filipski, M.
      Type: Journal Article
      The past decade has seen a resurgence of interest in the role of mechanization in agricultural development. This literature has given rise to debates over the design of institutions and policies to facilitate accelerated ...