Recent progress on open access and open data is helping WorldFish to improve efficiencies and enhance innovation and impact in an era of increasingly complex data sets.
WorldFish is a winner of the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture’s 2018 Inspire Challenge. The winning proposal, ‘An integrated data pipeline for small-scale fisheries’, was selected from more than 130 submissions.
Marine litter is a problem caused globally, but it is being most felt by coastal communities in developing countries, like Adara in Timor-Leste. Finding sustainable solutions to marine litter is the focus of World Oceans Day today, of which research to build the recognition and resilience of small-scale fisheries and fishers plays a critical part.