African Aquaculture: Challenges and opportunities

Join us to discuss opportunities for collaboration between the UK and Africa to support developments in the growing aquaculture sector, and meet with others who could help you fast-track your innovation.

Event Details


09.30 - 12.45



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Aquaculture is becoming increasingly important in Africa, both to provide sustainable and nutritious food to growing populations and to improve livelihoods. Increase in demand creates both challenges and opportunities like improving sustainability and achieving net zero targets.

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We will hear from aquaculture producers about the challenges they face and dive deeper into the challenges faced by the sector as a whole.

Who is this event for?

  • Producers and processors in Africa
  • UK SMEs and businesses interested in exploring the African market and making connections to do so
  • Researchers working in aquaculture in the UK and/or Africa
  • Investors and policy makers involved in aquaculture in the UK and/or Africa

Why attend?

  • To connect with others working in aquaculture in the UK and Africa
  • To learn more about the current status of aquaculture in Africa
  • To find out about the opportunities available for collaboration

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