|Title:||Bangladesh - Aquaculture Development Project - October 2002|
Village residents harvest lotus flowers in Hamidpur, Bangladesh.
Lotus flowers are a popular and valuable vegetable used in making drinks and various dishes. The Aquaculture Development Project focuses on establishing fishing rights and access to bodies of water for rural communities. In addition to being profitable and increasing food security, aquaculture is a popular livelihood for rural women. Through optimizing earning potential and enabling the participation of women, the Aquaculture Development Project promotes rural empowerment.
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