The Section will perform the following activities:-

  • Identify research projects in aquaculture to be crarried by the Institute
  • Prepare and co-ordinate aquaculture research in the country
  • Make follw-up on the implementation and execution of approaved aquaculture research project and programmes
  • Co-ordiante and preparation of aquaculture research progress reports of the Institute
  • Prepare and maintain systems of documentation and dissemination of aquaculture research findings
  • Coordinate publication of aquaculture research findings
  • Promote research and development of suitable fishing gears in fershwaters
  • Promote research and development of suitable fishing, handling and processing technologies soa s to reduce post-harvest losses from aquaculture; and
  • Review aquaculture sientific publications published by researchers

The Section will be led by a Manager