Recent Submissions

  • Can climate-smart aquaculture enable women's empowerment in rural Bangladesh? 

    Colgan, J.; McDougall, C.; Murray, U.; Spillane, C.; McKeown, P.; Hossain, M.; 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 ...
  • The physical environment 

    Mines, A.N.; Pauly, D.; Navaluna, N.A.; Vakily, J.M. (1982)
    Type: Book Chapter
    A brief review is given of those physical features of San Miguel Bay, Philippines, which have an impact on the Bay's fisheries. These features are: the climate conditions, notably the strong winds during the northeast ...
  • USAID_Feed the Future Cambodia-Rice Field Fisheries II project_Semi annual report April 2018 - Sept 2018 

    Kura, Yumiko
    Type: Donor Report
    This fifth semi-annual report (#5) summarizes the progress of the Feed the Future Cambodia Rice Field Fisheries II project (RFF II) over a period of six months from April 01, 2018 to September 30, 2018. The majority of ...
  • USAID_Feed the Future Cambodia-Rice Field Fisheries II project (2016 - 2021)_Semi annual report April 2017 - Sept 2017 

    Kura, Yumiko
    Type: Donor Report
    This third semi-annual report (#3) summarizes the progress over a period of 6 months from 01 April 2017 to 30 September 2017. All activities as prescribed in the annual work plan for Year 2 of the project (April 2017-March ...
  • IFAD_Climate adaptation and livelihood protection (CLAIP)_July 2018 

    Khan, A K M Firoz
    Type: Donor Report
    CALIP activities has been carried out with all five targeted districts for the period of November, 2017 to June 2018, which are reported in this annual report. WorldFish has been implemented the project targeted activities ...
  • The climate and eastern ocean systems project 

    Bakun, A.; Christensen, V.; Curtis, C.; Cury, P.; Durand, M.H.; Husby, D.; Mendelssohn, R.; Mendo, J.; Parrish, R.; Pauly, D.; Roy, C. (1992)
    Type: Journal Article
    A brief description of the NMFS/ORSTOM/ILCARM climate and Eastern Ocean systems (CEOS) project is given. CEOS will study the four major eastern boundary current regions (Peru/Chile, California, Northwest and Southwest ...
  • The impacts of El Nino on Philippine fisheries 

    Guerrero III, R.D. (1999)
    Type: Journal Article
    The El Nino phenomenon is an "anomalous climatic condition in the tropical Pacific region which occurs every two to seven years and affects the global climate". There is a greater increase in the water surface temperature ...
  • Building adaptive capacity to climate change; approaches applied in five diverse fisheries settings 

    Roscher, M.; Eam, D.; Suri, S.; van der Ploeg, J.; Hossain Md, E.; Nagoli, J.; Cohen, P.J.; Mills, D.J.; Cinner, J.; Philippa Cohen: 0000-0002-9987-1943; Md. Emdad Hossain: 0000-0001-5077-8740; Joseph Nagoli: 0000-0002-8919-1397; Matthew Roscher: 0000-0002-3408-8763; Sharon Suri: 0000-0003-3064-7991 (2018)
    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 ...
  • Annotated bibliography on the economic effects of global climate change on fisheries 

    Shriver, A.L.; Yeo, B.H.; Ting, K.O.; Garcia, M.; Ahmed, M. (2006)
    Type: Book
    This annotated bibliography includes 141 references from 1966 to 2006. It reflects the thrust of past research which has focused largely on temperate and developed areas, since studies focusing on developing countries/regions ...
  • The threat to fisheries and aquaculture from climate change 

    The WorldFish Center (2007)
    Type: Brief
    Fish provide essential nutrition and income to an ever-growing number of people around the world, especially where other food and employment resources are limited. Many fishers and aquaculturists are poor and ill-prepared ...
  • Climate change and adaptation in fisheries and aquaculture 

    The WorldFish Center (2007)
    Type: Working Paper
    This document is a draft paper to be used for discussion purposes only.
  • Enhancing the resilience of inland fisheries and aquaculture systems to climate change 

    Allison, E.H.; Andrew, N.L.; Oliver, J. (2007)
    Type: Journal Article
    Some of the most important inland fisheries in the World are found in semi-arid regions. Production systems and livelihoods in arid and semi-arid areas are at risk from future climate variability and change; their fisheries ...
  • Planning the use of fish for food security in the Pacific 

    The WorldFish Center (2008)
    Type: Brief
    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 ...
  • Cyclone affected aquaculture rehabilitation project 

    The WorldFish Center (2008)
    Type: Brief
    On 15th November 2007, Cyclone Sidr ravaged the southern coastal districts of Bangladesh causing loss of life and rendering thousands of people homeless and destitute. Large number of fish ponds and enclosures were affected, ...
  • Fisheries and aquaculture in a changing climate 

    The WorldFish Center (2009)
    Type: Brief
    This policy brief highlights the key issues to ensure that decision makers and climate change negotiators are aware of and understand the changes and their impacts, and the opportunities for adaptation and mitigation in ...
  • Mountain GIS: promoting geographic information and earth observation applications for the sustainable development of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region 

    Nagabhatla, N. (Contributor) (2009)
    Type: Conference Paper
    The Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region, home to the largest concentration of glaciers outside of the polar region, is the ‘water-tower’ of Asia. The HKH mountain ecosystem provides life support services to almost a third ...
  • Fisheries and aquaculture can provide solutions to cope with climate change 

    The WorldFish Center (2009)
    Type: Brief
    This brief explains how climate change will affect aquatic systems and how fisheries and aquaculture will need to adapt to meet these changes. It provides a number of examples of how our projects are providing solutions ...
  • Mangrove revival diversifies livelihoods while addressing climate change 

    The WorldFish Center (2009)
    Type: Brief
    Funded by the Australian Government, The project "Poverty alleviation, mangrove conservation and climate change: Carbon offsets as payments for mangrove ecosystem services in Solomon Islands" explores whether or not ...
  • Climate change and fisheries: vulnerability and adaptation in Cambodia 

    The WorldFish Center (2009)
    Type: Brief
    Cambodia is highly vulnerable to the effects of climate change on fisheries, which supply livelihoods for millions and up to 80% of all animal protein in the diet. Most fisheries are highly variable by nature and subject ...
  • Climate change and capture fisheries: potential impacts, adaptation and mitigation 

    Daw, T.; Adger, W.N.; Brown, K.; Badjeck, M.C. (2009)
    Type: Report
    The paper tackles the consequences of climate change impacts on fisheries and their dependent communities. It analyses the exposure, sensitivity and vulnerability of fisheries to climate change and presents examples of ...

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