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Achieving the Millennium Development Goals through fisheries in Bayelsa State, Niger Delta, Nigeria (review article).

@inproceedings{Kingdom2009AchievingTM,
  title={Achieving the Millennium Development Goals through fisheries in Bayelsa State, Niger Delta, Nigeria (review article).},
  author={T. Kingdom and J. F. Alfred-ockiya},
  year={2009}
}
This paper reviews fisheries as an important tool in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s) in Bayelsa State. Fisheries is recognized as a key instrument for increasing productivity, ensuring food security, improving market access for the rural poor (including women and youth), fortifying persons living with HIV against the susceptibility to secondary diseases, promoting sustainable development and strengthening the local people’s performance in global market. However, there are… Expand
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