Our aquaculture partners are collaborating with us to pioneer new approaches to community-based sea cucumber and seaweed farming - providing lucrative, environmentally sustainable and socially viable alternatives to fishing.
University of Toliara's Institute of Fishery and Marine Sciences (IHSM)
Blue Ventures collaborates with the University of Toliara's Institute of Fishery and Marine Sciences (Institut Halieutique et des Sciences Marines - IHSM) to conduct marine research, develop conservation strategies and deliver support for community-based aquaculture farms with private sector partners.
Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA)
The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) supported Blue Ventures to organise a regional workshop in Zanzibar, Tanzania, with the University of Dar es Salaam, in November 2013, to facilitate the exchanging of learning and experiences about community-based aquaculture among practitioners and researchers.