• Association of Fishers and Lake Users of Uganda (AFALU)

Promoting Sustainable Fishing
  • Sensitizing people in the fishing communities about the dangers of illegal fishing that includes catching and trading in immature fish
  • Sensitizing fishermen about illegal fishing gears and the effects of these gears towards fish breeding and sustainability of the industry
  • Gradual withdraw of illegal fishing gears after sensitization and other community outreach engagements
  • Sensitizing fishermen about alternative fishing practices such as aquaculture and cage farming
  • Working with government departments to sensitize the fishing communities about the fisheries policies and good fishing practices
  • Working with development partners to provide free fishing gears to the local fishermen OR at a subsidized price