Afri-fishnet is a network of fisheries experts in Africa. The network cuts across all disciplines including Aquaculture and Fisheries, both inland and Marine sectors. The Network positions itself as a core resource for NEPAD and therefore provides linkages to other Networks that relate to Fisheries and Aquaculture sectors.
KEY FUNCTIONS FOR AFRI FISHNET
Provide mechanism for fish experts to reach national governments
Enhance awareness about the role of fish in national agricultural development and economic growth
Promote quality investments in fisheries and aquaculture
Promote networking and sharing of fish expertise in Africa
Facilitate the interaction between African universities and tertiary institutions and policy makers