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Title Second FAO/Swedish training centre on small fishing boat design and construction. Entebbe, Uganda, 22-27 February 1971.
Abstract This document is the Report on the working papers and discussions presented at the Seminar for Fisheries Officers, which was held at Entebbe, Uganda, 22-27 February 1971 in connection with the Second FAO/Swedish Training Centre on Small Fishing Boat Design and Construction, from 11 February to 6 March 1971, sponsored by the Swedish International Development Authority. The Seminar for Fisheries Officers was held at the Fisheries Training Institute, Entebbe, with 37 participants from Kenya, Nigeria, Sudan, Uganda, FAO and Industry. The objective was to bring together fishery Officers and people from the industry on a regional basis, to discuss mutual problems in small boat development and mechanization. Eighteen papers on various aspects of fishing boat development in the Lake Victoria region were presented. The discussions were recorded. The presented edited version of the working papers and discussion contains sixteen papers under these headings: - Session I Economic and social factors in boat development - Session II Materials for boat construction - Session III Engines for small fishing craft - Session IV Boatyards and boatbuilding - Section V Financing boat development - Session VI Future development
Year 1972
Job Number D5117/E
Format Book (electronic)
Infotype Best Practice;
AGROVOC Small boats; Equipment; Fishermen; Safety;
Subject Enabling environment for markets to improve livelihoods
Country Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania; Kenya; Malawi;