Strategies and options for increasing and sustaining fisheries and aquaculture production to benefit poorer households in Asia [PDF in letter standard]
AbstractThe last three decades have wi tnessed dramatic changes in the structure of supply and demand for fish, especially in Asia. This WorldFish research study sponsored by the Asian Development Bank focussed on nine developing countries Ã» Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam, all active players in the transformation of global fish supply and demand. The study, broken into five components and reported here, considered: 1) the profile of key aquaculture technologies and fishing practices; 2) analysis of policies, institutions and support services; 3) socioeconomic profile of major stakeholders in the fisheries sector; 4) projections of fish demand and supply in the nine Asian countries; and 5) formulation of national action plans based on the findings and recommendations of the study.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by The WorldFish Center in its series Working Papers with number 37960 and published in 2008.
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Research; Fisheries; Economic analysis; Aquaculture; Fish consumption; Trade; Policies; Socioeconomic aspects; Technology; Fishery products; Asia; China; People's Rep.; Bangladesh; India; Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines; Malaysia; Sri Lanka; Thailand; Vietnam;
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