Tag Archive: small-scale aquaculture

Nov 13 2017

Small-scale aquaculture in rural development (2017 – Updated)

  This lecture has been delivered in Fish Culture Development training courses organized by the Egyptian International Center for Agriculture (EICA). The content of this lecture includes the features of rural communities, models of small-scale aquaculture, promoting small-scale aquaculture, challenges and issues of concern, and examples of small-scale aquaculture projects. The lecture has been included …

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Sep 18 2017

Tilapia farming in Cabo Delgado (Mozambique) – Video

Video credit: Gabriel de Labra (Spain) Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Egypt)     This 8-min video covers a growing season for tilapia as carried out in Cabo Delgado (Mozambique). This operation is a part of a project jointly operated by Mozambique Government and funded by the Red Cross (Spain). The object focuses on rural …

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Aug 21 2016

Small-scale aquaculture in rural development (updated 2016 version)

  This lecture has been delivered by Dr. Abdel Rahman El Gamal during August 2016 as a contribution to the “Fish Culture Development training course – Africa” which is annually organized by the Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA) with the support by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The lecture started with the features of …

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Aug 04 2016

Small-scale aquaculture training course – Africa (Egypt – EICA, 2016)

    The inserted photos were taken on July 31 during the first technical day of the “Small-scale aquaculture” training course. This 12-day course is organized by the Egyptian International Center for Agriculture. The course hosts 39 participants from 20 African countries. The photo shows Dr. Abdel Rahman El Gamal, Mr. Nasr Darwish (EICA),  and …

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Oct 06 2015

Small-scale aquaculture in rural development (2015)- lecture

The inserted lecture has been delivered in the regional and international training courses. The lecture starts with features of rural communities in regard to livelihoods and social aspects highlighting the importance of fish to rural communities. A subsequent part of the lecture focused on the models of small-scale aquaculture projects which fit best the rural …

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Nov 24 2014

Delivering and transporting fish fingerlings to small-scale fish producers in Mozambique

Credit: Maria do Carmo Carrilho (Mozambique) The inserted photos show the delivery of fish fingerlings to peasant fish producers as a sideline activity. This picture was taken in one of the provinces of Mozambique during a FAO regional project (SADC countries) financed by Sweden and Belgium. This province had a governmental experimental, demonstration (including integrated fish-duck …

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Nov 14 2014

Small-scale aquaculture in Rural Development (Features- Models- Promotion)

This lecture was delivered during November, 2014 in Fish Culture Development training course. This course is annually organized by the “Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture – EICA”.  This lecture focuses on small-scale aquaculture in rural development. The handling highlights the  features of rural societies especially in regard to aquaculture and criteria of appropriate fish species …

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Nov 01 2014

Supporting small-scale fish farming in Narino, Colombia

Credit: Andres Delgado (Colombia) The photo shows the delivery of tilapia fingerlings as a part of a support program for small fish holders in Narino Department, Colombia. The project is funded by the Municipal Government, Ricaurte Government. In this small-scale system which is carried out in earthen ponds, fish feeds primarily on azolla while banana, …

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Oct 26 2014

Nepali women and small-scale aquaculture -Video (in Nepali language)

Video credit: Bishnu khanal (Nepal) Description: Bishnu khanal (Nepal) and Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the video channel)   Based on the government data of Nepal, a large number of people leave the country for work. They are mostly youngsters and males. Most women stay at home as housewives to take care of kids, …

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Sep 22 2014

Promoting small-scale aquaculture in Mexico – Case study

Credit: Kevin Fitzsimmons (USA) Contributor: Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website) The promotion of small-scale aquaculture in Mexico adopted several approaches during 1990s including but not limited to offering low-cost loan programs to social groups. Moreover, the governmental hatcheries which have been affiliated to the Mexican Ministry of Fisheries (SEPESCA); latter (SEMARNAP) supplied …

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