WorldFish appoints Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio to board

Cecily Layzell -

Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio has a background in climate change resilience

WorldFish is pleased to welcome Dr. Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio to its Board of Trustees. “I am very excited about joining the board and seeing what this great and proud organization and its talented people can achieve,” she says of her appointment.

Aquaculture: a climate smart innovation to feed the world

Dr. Michael Phillips -

Wheeling away at sunset in Khulna, Bangladesh. Photo by Felix Clay/Duckrabbit.

Climate change threatens the productivity of fisheries, and the livelihoods of many dependent communities. Fish producing countries throughout Africa, Asia, and Latin America face challenges from a changing climate, but Africa is especially at risk, with fourteen of the world’s 20 most vulnerable countries found within the continent.