A Tilapia based E-learning platform created to improve aquaculture TEVET trainings in Zambia

Tabitha Mulilo -

Yolanta Chibwe and other NRDC students undertaking tilapia online courses during a trial, at the renovated NRDC computer laboratory, in Lusaka. Photo by Tabitha Mulilo.

To help enhance the delivery of aquaculture technical vocational and entrepreneurship training (TEVET) in Zambia, WorldFish, in partnership with Blue Planet, a Norwegian not-for-profit company, and the Natural Resources Development College (NRDC) Zambia, has developed a Tilapia-based Aquaculture online training … Read the rest

Field Notes: Bangladesh in times of COVID-19. Impacts on aquaculture and fisheries

Leah Rosen -

Biponibag, a retail fish market in Chandpur city, Bangladesh, has been heavily impacted by COVID-19. Fish availability reduced and so as the numbers of buyers. Most small scale fish sellers are using face masks. Photo by Kingkar Shaha, Worldfish.

In this series of blogs, experts from WorldFish’s focal countries share their personal insights on the impacts of COVID-19 on fishing, aquaculture, and everyday life.

In part 2 of this blog, our expert panel Dr. Mohammad Mahfujul Haque, Dr. Abdullah-Al … Read the rest