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Genetically improved tilapia strains help post-Haiyan rehabilitation in the Philippines

Like most houses in the small village of Villa Imelda in MacArthur, Leyte, the home of Evangeline Maico stood on the shore of Lake Bito, a 126-hectare freshwater lake. A 67-year-old fish farmer, Evangeline describes herself as a tilapia culture “veteran,” ...

Type: Story

Pan-Africa Project to Focus on Potential of Fish Trade for Increased Nutrition and Income

A new pan-African project has been launched to strengthen the continent’s great potential for increased trade in fish. Africa, a continent that is endowed with plentiful fish resources in oceans, rivers, lakes, floodplains and fish farms accounts for just ...

Type: Press Release

Report notes decline in shark fin trade while another endangered species suffer

While shark’s fin soup has long been a revered delicacy for the Chinese, trade in shark has recently declined, notes a new study from WorldFish scientist Hampus Eriksson and shark trade expert Shelley Clarke from the Australian National Centre for Ocean ...

Type: Press Release

Fishing for a Future

Fishing for a Future is an initiative that brings together key stakeholders from government, private sector, international and civil society organizations to identify and assess challenges in the fish-based food system and identify solutions that can be ...

Type: Project

Farmed fish production must more than double by 2050, new analysis finds

With the global wild fish supply stagnant and the human population increasing, new research shows that farmed fish and shellfish production will need to increase by 133% between 2010 and 2050 in order to meet projected fish demand worldwide. The study ...

Type: Press Release

Online aquaculture training videos now available to Egyptian fish farmers

A series of high quality aquaculture training videos, designed to teach Egyptian fish farmers the industry’s best management practices, has recently been released. Produced by WorldFish, an international nonprofit research organization, the ten short ...

Type: Press Release

Improving food security and livelihoods in Myanmar

Improving Food Security and Reducing Poverty through Fish Trade in sub-Saharan Africa seeks to improve sub-Saharan food security through the promotion of trade in fish and fish products within the region and beyond. ...

Type: Press Release

Expiscor - Evolving solutions for new horizons - Reflections on a conversation

Keynote and plenary speaker at Seaweb's 10th International Seafood Summit 2012, Stephen Hall reflects on the summit. Stephen reflects on the outcomes of Seaweb’s 10th International Seafood Summit, that was held in Hong Kong from September 5-8, 2012. ...

Type: Audio

WorldFish scientists to share expertise at seafood Summit

Aquaculture is one of the fastest growing food production sectors in the world, with Asia supplying 90% of aquaculture production in 2010. The potential of aquaculture to strengthen global food security is a topic of increasing importance as the world ...

Type: Press Release

Sustainable seafood, tuna and aquaculture to be highlighted during seafood summit media briefings

The 10th International Seafood Summit is an annual event bringing together global representatives from the seafood industry and conservation community for in-depth discussions, presentations and networking around the issue of sustainable seafood. The ...

Type: Press Release

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