Empowering Aquaculture in East Africa

Improving food security through private sector development in East Africa.

  • Region: East Africa (Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania)
  • Focus: aquaculture sector (The entire value chain including feed, production, processing)
  • Duration: July 2013 – July 2020
  • Public-private partnership, involving 13 project partners


The consortium initiated and coordinated by Larive contains the following sector experts jointly building the aquaculture value chain:

Almex, Dinnissen, Fishion, Best Fresh Fish, Holland Aqua, KMFRI, Lattice Consulting, Nutreco (Skretting), Ottevanger Milling Engineers, Unga Group, Viqon Water Solutions, Wageningen UR, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, .


Wouter van Vliet

Partner. The Netherlands

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