LVFO-ECOFISH Programme 2nd Steering Committee Meeting held from 29th -30th June, 2021 In Dar es-Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania
Fri, 07/30/2021 - 15:32
Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) is implementing a programme called “Contribution of Sustainable Fisheries to the Blue Economy of the Eastern Africa, Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean Region – E€OFISH programme”. The funding is Euro 29.4 million with an...
Handling over of vehicle by the Responsible Fisheries Business Chain Project (RFBCP) to Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO)
Sun, 06/20/2021 - 12:02
A mission comprising the Attaché from the Development Cooperation at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr. David Loew and the GIZ Cluster Coordinator Rural Development to the Responsible Fisheries Business Chain Project (RFBCP), Ms. Gina Blaich, on 28th May 2021 visited the LVFO...
Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization project aimed at promoting Fish Farming launched
Fri, 06/18/2021 - 11:54
East African Community Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, 1st June, 2021: The Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO), a specialized institution of the EAC based in Jinja, Uganda, has unveiled a 10 million euros project that seeks to promote aquaculture (fish farming) in East Africa.
Fish Stock Assessment survey on Lake Victoria (15th October to 15th November 2020)
Mon, 11/09/2020 - 16:07
LVFO through the LVFO-GIZ project titled ‘Responsible Fisheries Business Chains on Lake Victoria’ is currently conducting a lakewide hydroacoustic survey on Lake Victoria, running from 15th October to 15th November 2020. The objectives of this survey are to estimate the amount of fish (biomass)...
Launching of Electronic Fish Catch Assessment Survey (CAS) System for Lake Victoria
Mon, 03/16/2020 - 11:49
The Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) is an institution of the East African Community with the mandate to promote Sustainable Management and Development of Fisheries and Aquaculture Resources in the East African Community for Food Security and Wealth Creation.
The EALA Committee on Legal, Rules and Privileges visited LVFO Secretariat in Jinja, Uganda on 11th October 2019
Mon, 10/14/2019 - 09:11
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) Committee on Legal, Rules and Privileges visited Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) Secretariat in Jinja, Uganda on 11th October 2019. The main objectives of their visit were to assess the level of compliance to the protocols and laws of the...
Hydroacoustic data analysis training workshop, 17th to 21st June 2019 at Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI), Kisumu-Kenya
Thu, 08/15/2019 - 16:38
A regional training workshop on hydroacoustic data analysis took place at the Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI), Kisumu Kenya, from 17th to 21st June 2019. The training workshop was attended by LVFO hydroacoustic Regional Working Group (RWG) members from the East African...
Regional Stakeholder Engagement and Project Kick-Off Workshop: MultiTip Project: A full-cycle, multi-method approach to the Lake Victoria Nile perch fishery
Thu, 08/15/2019 - 13:09
A regional stakeholder engagement and project kick-off workshop for the MultiTip Project was held at the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) Secretariat in Jinja Uganda on 26th July 2019. The main objective of the workshop was to raise awareness to key stakeholders on the project...
Consultative Meeting for the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization Fisheries and Aquaculture Coordination Committee
Tue, 08/06/2019 - 09:42
A consultative meeting for the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) Fisheries and Aquaculture Coordination Committee was held on 3rd August 2019 at the LVFO Secretariat, Jinja Uganda. The meeting was attended by Committee Members from all the four Partner States, namely, Prof. Micheni...