LVEMPIICS Watch Ebulletin January 2014

A pilot project intending to contribute to livelihood diversification of the fishing dependent communities on the Islands of Lake Victoria, through introduction of alternative income generating activities-IGA is on course. The project is undertaken by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), under the implementation of a regional strategy for the Eastern and Southern African-Indian Ocean (ESA-IO) region program, and the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO).