Good practice policies to eliminate gender inequalities in fish value chains

This paper highlights some of the key gender inequalities in fisheries and aquaculture value chains that lead to marked underperformance by women, and proposes some good practice policies that can lead to sustainable increases in production, processing and marketing of high-quality fish; increases in women's incomes and those of their families; and a reduction in household food insecurity and malnutrition among the poor.

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Subject area(s): Economic empowerment; Employment

Resource type: Best practices

Resource year: 2013

Publishing entities: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)