The technical session of the 75-day “Fish Culture Development” training course started in Cairo on the 9th of October, 2016. This course has been annually organized and supported by the Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA) since 1989 for participants from Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The participants in the 2016 course are:
Blaise Enochian Mahouanon (Benin), Druk Pola (Bhutan), María Cristina Marín-Riffo (Chile), Dian Tugu Warsito Taufik (Indonesia), Farahiyah ilyana Jamaludin (Malaysia), Viiav Manaar (Mauritius), Folani Asake Olayinka (Nigeria), Liz Mariela Martinez Ovelar (Paraguay), Italo Bardales Balarezo (Peru), Sidiga ali abdalrahman sam (Sudan), Ibrahim Musa Abdelwahab Ahamed (Sudan), Emad Mohammed Ahmed Mustafa (Sudan), Lopez Fernandez Nicolas Martin (Uruguay), and Mirian Judit Requena Gavidia (Venezuela).
As occurs every year, Dr. Abdel Rahman El Gamal delivered the opening lecture and continues contributing to this course through series of lectures as well as supervising the group projects.