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WorldFish releases comprehensive briefing note revealing shocking information on drying of chilwa lake in Malawi

WorldFish, an international, nonprofit research organization dedicated to reducing poverty and hunger by improving fisheries and aquaculture, has released a detailed report discussing evidences of drying of Lake Chilwa in Malawi. The briefing note has ...

Type: Press Release

Expiscor - Acidifying oceans and the future of molluscs - implications for food security

Some of the threats posed by climate change can appear rather esoteric or abstract. One of these is ocean acidification- it is not immediately obvious why we should care. A recent paper by Sara Cooley and colleagues give a good example of why the threat ...

Type: Audio

Farming Waters, Changing Lives

Climate change, sea level rise, increased salinity; these are some of the challenges to development in Bangladesh. The CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems is working in Bangladesh to help small-scale fish farmers improve their lives ...

Type: Video

Expiscor - More fish - surely we just need to farm the sea

Is mariculture the solution to the world's growing demand for fish? Mariculture certainly holds promise as part of the solution to meeting our need and demand for fish, but it's not the obvious option that many people imagine. ...

Type: Audio

A major step in the fight against hunger as the CGIAR Consortium attains international organization status

The CGIAR Consortium, representing the world’s largest global agriculture research partnership aimed at reducing rural poverty and hunger was officially granted international organization status today. The agreement conferring the status was signed today ...

Type: Press Release

Save the Children joins WordFish-backed Feed the Future project

Save the Children is the latest organization to lend support to the Feed the Future aquaculture project in Bangladesh, enabling another 12,000 households to join the scheme. Feed the Future is a 5-year USAID-funded scheme. Households who join are provided ...

Type: Press Release

WorldFish Director General Stephen Hall launches aquaculture podcast

WorldFish Director General Stephen Hall's essential aquaculture blog, Expiscor, is now available for mobile devices as a downloadable podcast at the iTunes Store and for viewing on the WorldFish YouTube channel. The new podcast service aims to be the ...

Type: Press Release

WorldFish and BRAC form partnership to boost Bangladesh aquaculture

WorldFish and the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) have signed a joint memorandum of understanding to help improve aquaculture-agriculture technologies in Khulna and Barisal, Bangladesh. "The two partners will work together to improve ...

Type: Press Release

Expiscor - Fish - Making a meal of it

27 million tonnes of fish are used each year to feed animals, can we use these better? There is something circular about the idea of catching fish to use as feed for farmed fish, livestock, poultry and our pets. And with about one third of the global fish ...

Type: Audio

Expiscor - Fish and nutrition - Not all fish are created equal

How do we help the malnourished by choosing which fish is most nutritious? The idea that fish is a healthy diet choice is widespread, but fish differ in the benefits they offer, with implications for how we help the malnourished. ...

Type: Audio

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