Aquaculture & Livelihoods

Aquaculture & Livelihoods

Mandated to focus on enhanced production of and access to good quality fish seeds and feed for local fish farmers. To have an advanced and sustainable approach to promote business of fish through Fish Farmers’ Interest Group based aqua-preneurship and fish value chain.


  • Facilitation of advanced aquaculture through training and capacity to enable communities to adopt new technologies and establishment of “Aqua One Centre” as one stop shop for technology solution and extension at STRC.

  • Aquaculture for Sustainable Income Generation: Acting as a catalyst for economic growth by combining fisheries technology marketing commercialization, and supply chain management, business support and entrepreneurship development.

  • Institutionalizing Fish Farmers Interest Group (FIGs): as community based institution for creating informal network amongst the quality seed producers and fish farmers.

  • Value Addition in Fish : Training and capacity building for production and marketing of value added products. through women self-help groups.


STRC MAFSU Collaborative Project Phase I (Aquaculture Technology)

STRC MAFSU Collaborative Project Phase II (Quality Fish Seed)

Integrated Fish Farming (IFF)

Aqua One Centre (AOC)