Food security and poverty alleviation through improved valuation and governance of river fisheries in Africa
AbstractThe project aims to sustain and improve the livelihoods of the rural poor who depend on fisheries for their employment, income and food security along the rivers of the Lake Chad and Zambezi basins. Its purpose is to strengthen the capacity of national and regional decision-making to develop and implement improved governance and policy mechanisms that sustain river fisheries and enhance their contribution to poverty alleviation and national food security.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by The WorldFish Center in its series Working Papers with number 39580 and published in 2009.
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Fisheries; Food security; River fisheries; Africa;
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