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Fellows’ Hólar open seminar

18 April 2023
Fellows’ Hólar open seminar

Wednesday April 19th from 10:30 to 12:30 -- the third fellows' open seminar, in a series of four, focuses on Sustainable Aquaculture.

It will be hosted by Hólar University , Verið Sauðárkróki (Conference Room).

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As this year’s six-month training programme draws to an end, GRÓ-FTP graduating fellows present and discuss results of their research here in Iceland.

It’s a great opportunity to learn about the challenges developing countries are facing in their fisheries and aquaculture sectors!


Time Fellow Country Supervisor(s) Title
10:30 Clive St George Williams Jamaica Ólafur Sigurgeirsson Assessing the Strengths, Weakness,
Opportunities and Threats of Using Local Raw Materials for Tilapia Feed Formulation In Jamaica
11:00 Tatiana Valeria
González Páez
Nicaragua Ólafur Sigurgeirsson Effective and Low-Cost Diet for “Nile Tilapia” Using Alternative Ingredients Found in Nicaragua
11:30 Venny Mziri Mwainge Kenya David Benhaim &
Amanda Vang
A Knowledge Attitude and Practices (KAP) Analysis of Biosecurity, and Water Quality Effects in Nile Tilapia Cage Aquaculture in Lake Victoria, Kenya
12:00 María del Pilar
Arguedas Rodríguez
Costa Rica David Benhaim &
Elvar Steinn Traustason
Evaluation Instrument of Good Management Practices in Tilapia Ponds Aquaculture Systems In Costa Rica

More information about all the seminars is available here.