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Providing alternative livelihood for marginal coastal communities



Having alternative means to make a living in coastal communities is a dire need to reduce overfishing and other illegal fishing methods that lead to massive degradation of marine ecosystems.


The Livelihood Alternatives and Mariculture-Based Assistance (LAMBAT) Program aims to uplift the socio-economic conditions of fisherfolk families through capacity-building in environment-friendly methods of mariculture and other feasible supplemental livelihood for coastal communities.

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Provision of alternative livelihood to coastal communities such as environment-friendly mariculture.

MFI has helped fisherfolks gain other useful skills they can make a living from which is complemented with capacity-building for women on various enterprise-building skills. This way, dependence on the sea will decrease and hopefully reduce stressors that contribute to the rapid decline in the condition of marine resources.

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Training in other skills are conducted to provide fisherfolks alternative means of living.

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