Date: 17 April 2024

Time: 18:45 – 23:30 (UTC+8) / 12:45 – 17:30 (EET)

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A virtual training program will be held to explore a set of innovative solutions, tips and techniques and ideas for current status of pre and post-harvest best management practices of fish farms and fish trading with different case studies.

In this training session hosted by the U. S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC)’s and the United Soybean Board (USB) in partnership with WorldFish’s Egypt, scientists and academicians will come together to present current status and outlook future perspectives of the aquaculture’s opportunities and best practices in Egypt.

WorldFish’s aquaculture scientists will be participating in a training session to present a number of case studies on strategies for pre and post-harvest management, techniques of value addition and good practices for fresh fish trading. Furthermore, exchanging tips and techniques as well as good practices tailored for small-scale farmers, producers, and business owners.



Welcoming remarks

I WorldFish, (USSEC) and (LFRPDA)

Strategies for Pre and Post-Harvest Management and Fish Value Addition

I Salah Mesalhy Aly, Professor, Chair, Lakes and Fish Resources Protection and Development Agency (LFRPDA), Cairo, Egypt

Enhancing Fish Value Through Post-Harvest Techniques

I Hany ELMenshawy (PhD), CEO of SummerMoon Company for Seafood Appetizers of Smoked Salted Marinated Fish, Alexandria, Egypt

Good Post-harvest Practices for Fresh Fish Trading

I Mohamed Ibrahim (PhD), Researcher, Department of Quality Control and Manufacturing Research, Central Laboratory for Fisheries Research (CLAR)

Case Study & Success Story – Experience of EWFIRE Project

I Ahmed Zakar (PhD), Researcher, Central Laboratory for Fisheries Research (CLAR)

Successful Tips, Techniques and Ideas to Avoid Common Mistakes

I Diaa Al-Kenawy (PhD), Central Laboratory for Aquaculture Research (CLAR)

Open Discussion & Q/A

Closing remarks

I WorldFish, (USSEC) and (LFRPDA)


Please note: The presentations will be in the English language, while the training will be delivered in the Arabic language. 

We look forward to your active participation.

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