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Title Microfinance helps poverty reduction and fisheries management - SFLP
Abstract The aim of this policy brief is to: Analyze trends in thinking and practice on finance for poverty reduction Examine how small-scale fisherfolk use financial services, with a focus on West Africa Identify the main issues and challenges in providing microfinancial services to fishing communities Show that microfinance can be used to support fisheries management Outline recommendations to improve the availability of suitable financial services in small-scale fisheries
Year 2006
Job Number A0453/E
Format Book (electronic)
Infotype Policy Brief;
AGROVOC Fisheries; Microfinance/credit; Fishery management; Capacity building;
Subject Sustainable management and use of fisheries and aquaculture resources