Fish market, Nairobi, Kenya.<br >Photo: © Olive Bexten/Rural 21
Fisheries

The Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing (PSMA) aims to fight illegal fishing activities. It is binding for 29 countries.

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Egypt has an important aquaculture sector. <br/>Photo: © FishConsult
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Switzerland, in collaboration with WorldFish and CARE International, has launched the “Sustainable Transformation of Egypt’s Aquaculture Market System” (STREAMS) project, aimed at boosting production of inexpensive,…

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With its educational and information campaign “Fish Forward”, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) seeks to draw attention to the links between fish consumption in the developed world and the conditions people are living…

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With its high information and communications technologies (ICT) expertise and strong ICT penetration in rural areas, India provides optimum conditions for effective local knowledge dissemination. Now, aquaculture farmers…

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Fishery plays a crucial role in poverty and hunger alleviation. It is therefore all the more important to secure the long-term conservation of fish stocks as a natural resource and to ensure fair access to them.

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The global demand for fish and fish products is continuously increasing. However, fisheries management is still insufficient, leading to over-exploitation, illegal fishing and massive post-harvest losses. Our authors…

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Aquaculture holds a big potential to satisfy the growing demand for aquatic food. Setting out from lessons learnt in past development projects, our author describes what fish farming systems must look like to fit the…

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A project run by the WWF has set itself the goal of transforming Philippine tuna fisheries towards more sustainable practices, securing the livelihoods of the small-scale fishers in the long term. European buyers who…

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The multitude of certification schemes in seafood production has assumed massive dimensions, posing considerable challenges for all actors in the supply chain. Here, the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative seeks to…

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Often with just one or two ponds managed by a single person or family, smallholders make up an important share of the world’s seafood production. So why are by far the minority of certified aquaculture operations…

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