Participatory group planning of a fish preservation project.

Publication year: 
1997

Describes how PRA was used with a self-help fund, comprising of fishers, fish smokers and fish traders, to identify and analyse problems. Those problems common to all groups were identified with the use of venn diagrams, one of which was preserving the catch and maintaining its quality throughout each stage of the trade. As an outcome of the exerciese a Fish Preservation and Marketing Cooperative comprising the fishers, fish smokers and bulk buyers was formed and with self-funded contributions purchased an outboard engine .

Source publication information
Journal Title: 
PLA notes
Volume: 
30
Pages: 
59-61
Publisher
IIED, 3 Endsleigh Street, London WC1H ODD, UK