This lecture has been delivered in two training course hosted during 2015 by the Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA). The first course hosts African participants while the second course hosts participants from Africa, Asia and Latin America. This lecture serves as a platform for the group projects through which course participants form 3-4 groups based on set criteria and work on their own during their spare time and develop aquaculture project proposals to be implanted in given locations and countries having in consideration the key factors that need to be considered in the planning process starting with the rationality of projects and then moves to chosen species and systems based on sets of elements such as physical factors, consumer preference, human resources and others. Group projects address the technical, social and economic issues. This component of the training course is supervised by Dr. Abdel Rahman El Gamal.
If you wish to visit some of the group projects you are welcome to visit the website: www.fishconsult.org where you find on the main menu “Aquaculture projects” which take you to more than 40 documents which have been developed in either in English, French or Spanish.