November 29, 2020

Dialogues in Gender and Coastal Aquaculture: Gender and the Seaweed Farming Value Chain

OUR AIM

The project on “Dialogues in Gender and Coastal Aquaculture: Gender and the Seaweed Farming Value Chain-Asian and African Partners” aims to bring gender and other researchers into dialogues with the coastal groups, industry, government policy makers and NGOs to formulate policy recommendations for environmentally sustainable, socially and economically justifiable coastal seaweed aquaculture with major thrust areas in Tamil Nadu State, India and Kenya of Africa.

The project is being implemented through the Asian Fisheries Society (AFS), under which it is being led by the Gender in Aquaculture and Fisheries Section of AFS, in partnership with the Indian Council of Agricultural Research - Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (ICAR-CIFT) as coordinator, and two partners conducting gender dialogues, namely the ICAR- Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (ICAR-CMFRI) and the Kenya Marine Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI).