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    • Advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment in fish agri-food systems: Four pathways 

      Adam, R.; McDougall, C.; Beveridge, M.; Marwaha, N.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813; Nisha Marwaha: 0000-0001-9822-4085 (2021)
      Type: Brief
      It is crucial to address gender equality and women’s empowerment if fish agri-food systems are to contribute more to food security, nutrition, livelihoods, and poverty reduction. However, systemic gendered inequities and ...
    • Four pathways to achieve gender equality and women’s empowerment in small-scale fisheries and aquaculture: Insights from FISH research 

      Adam, R.; McDougall, C.; Bevitt, K.; Freed, S.; Gomese, C.; Johnson, A.; Lau, J.; Mudege, N.; Muzungaire, L.; Rajaratnam, S.; Ride, A.; Yasmin, S.; Zaman, T.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813; Sarah Freed: 0000-0001-8574-8218; Jacqueline Lau: 0000-0002-0403-8423; Netsayi Mudege: 0000-0002-0389-1967 (2022)
      Type: Report
      This technical report aims to expound on the constraints and opportunities faced by women, men, marginalized poor and youths whose livelihoods depend on aquatic food systems. To address this, the report uses case studies ...
    • Gender in Nigeria's Aquaculture and Small-Scale Fisheries Value Chains 

      Adam, R.; Byrd, K.A.; Siriwardena, S.N.; Subasinghe, R.P.; McDougall, C.; Kendra A Byrd: 0000-0003-4528-752X; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813 (2021)
      Type: Poster
      Infographic on Gender in Nigeria aquatic food systems.
    • A Gender research activity plan for the aquaculture: Increasing Income, Diversifying Diets and Empowering Women (IDEA) in Bangladesh project 

      Adam, R.; Paz Mendez, A.; Haque, S.; Choudhury, A.; McDougall, C.; Afrina Choudhury: 0000-0003-1734-6238; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813
      Type: Demonstrator, pilot, prototype, plan designs
      This document describes the key activities IDEA will undertake from 2020 to 2022 to achieve its women empowerment outputs and outcomes. It is organized around the main results stated in ‘Outcome 5’ women empowerment outputs ...
    • Gender Transformative Approaches: Transforming food systems to advance equality 

      McDougall, C.; Choudhury, A.; Adam, R.; Haque, S.; Patel, A.E.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813; Afrina Choudhury: 0000-0003-1734-6238 (2022)
      Type: Poster
      Women and men are both critical to resilient food systems. Yet the aquatic food sector is not an even playing field: persistent gender inequalities mean women face more barriers than men at every turn. Infographic on Gender ...
    • A gendered aquaculture value chain analysis in northwestern Bangladesh 

      Kruijssen, F.; Adam, R.; Choudhury, A.; Danielsen, K.; McDougall, C.; Newton, J.; Smits, E.; Shelley, C.C.; Afrina Choudhury: 0000-0003-1734-6238; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813; Colin Charles Shelley: 0000-0002-5268-3806 (2021)
      Type: Internal Report
      This document presents a value chain study with an integrated gender lens of the aquaculture sector in Rajshahi and Rangpur in northwestern Bangladesh. The study forms part of the contextual knowledge foundation for the ...
    • Identifying niches for women’s entrepreneurship in aquatic food chains: A methods package 

      Brouwer, L.; McDougall, C.; Adam, R.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813 (2022)
      Type: Manual
      From June to November 2018, Bopinc undertook a scoping study for WorldFish and the FISH CRP on promising opportunities for women led entrepreneurship in the aquaculture sector of Nigeria. This methods package aims to share ...
    • Rapid assessment on gender dynamics, barriers, opportunities and risks in agriculture and aquaculture sectors in northwestern Bangladesh. 

      Haque, S.; Choudhury, A.; Adam, R.; McDougall, C.; Afrina Choudhury: 0000-0003-1734-6238; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813 (2020)
      Type: Internal Report
      Generally Aquaculture in Bangladesh is perceived as men’s work (Barman, 2001) which implies that women has limited or no access to and benefit from aquaculture. Under this circumstance, this study aims to identify the ...
    • Women's Empowerment in Fisheries and Aquaculture Index (WEFI): Guidance Notes 

      McDougall, C.; Kruijssen, F.; Sproule, K.; Serfilippi, E.; Rajaratnam, S.; Newton, J.; Adam, R.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813 (2022)
      Type: Manual
      WorldFish, KIT and other partners have created the Women's Empowerment in Fisheries and Aquaculture Index (WEFI) guidance notes and accompanied tools. WEFI measures the empowerment, agency and inclusion of women in fisheries ...