Empowerment of women through fisheries and aquaculture
AbstractBanchte Shekha is an NGO based in Jessore, south-west Bangladesh that has supported the development and empowerment of poor people, particularly women. In the CBFM-2 project they found it was possible to involve women in fisheries activities, despite initial opposition from conservative groups. Banchte Shekha was responsible for organizing 7 CBOs in CBFM-2 following their successful experiences with a single CBO in the first phase of the project.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by The WorldFish Center in its series Working Papers with number 37451 and published in 2007.
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