Finding More Fish, Between Egypt and Vietnam
Fisheries experts in Egypt and Vietnam hope that a new partnership will lead to a robust aquaculture industry that utilises both river and sea to feed growing populations and generate export revenues.
A woman displays fish in lake Victoria,Kenya.
Inter Press Service, 28 October 2010
Combine the experience of Africa's leading freshwater fish producer with that of one of Asia's fastest-growing mariculture sectors. Fisheries experts in Egypt and Vietnam hope it ... read more »
Egypt: Fishing in the Sewer
Inter Press Service, 31 December 2009
After four hours on the Nile in a rowboat with his two sons, fisher Hussein Abdel Malek tallies the morning catch: a plastic water bottle, an empty juice box, a half dozen plastic ... read more »
Egypt: A Big Catch Feeds Millions
Inter Press Service, 1 November 2009
As the sun rises over the Nile delta, workers at a fish farm in northern Egypt open a sluice gate and sort through the thousands of wriggling tilapia that pour out of a concrete ... read more »