WorldFish is an international, nonprofit research organization that harnesses the potential of fisheries and aquaculture to reduce hunger and poverty. Our publications database contains WorldFish publications and references to WorldFish research published in refereed journals and periodicals.
Pacific Island countries and territories face many challenges in providing food security. To try to combat this problem, these island countries and their development partners from the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) have launched plans and initiatives. Among these is the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS).
This report includes the WorldFish financial statements for the years ended December 31, 2014 and December 31, 2013.
Orange sweet potato roots and leaves are rich in vitamins and energy. They are valuable source of micronutrients particularly vitamins A, B and C. Combining orange sweet potato with other foods such as nutrient-rich small fish increases dietary diversity and improves the nutritional value of family meals. This leaflet outlines the methods used in growing orange sweet potato in Bangladesh, where 56% of the population do not meet their vitamin A requirements through their diet.