|Title:||Bangladesh - Aquaculture Development Project - October 2002|
Women prepare nets for fishing in Hamidpur, Bangladesh.
An IFAD-initiated microfinance scheme has enabled hundreds of women in the region to start their own fish-production enterprises.
IFAD recognizes the important role that women play in poverty alleviation and increasing food security. The Aquaculture Development Project capitalizes on the ability of women to increase their earning potential through providing access to bodies of water and ensuring fishing rights.
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