Finding More Fish, Between Egypt and VietnamFisheries 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.
IPS, 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
IPS, 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
IPS, 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 »