The Section will perform the following activities:-

  • Identify research projects in fershwater fisheries to be crarried by the Institute
  • Prepare and co-ordinate freshwater fisheries research in Mainland Tanzania
  • Make follw-up on the implementation and execution of approaved fereshwater fisheries research project and programmes
  • Co-ordiante and preparation of freshwater fisheries research reports
  • Prepare and maintain systems of documentation and dissemination of freshwater fisheries research findings
  • Coordinate publication of freshwater research findings
  • Promote research and development of suitable fishing gears in fershwaters
  • Promote research and development of suitable fishing, handling and processing technologies soa s to reduce post-harvest losses from freshwater; and
  • Review freshwater sientific publications published by researchers

The Section will be led by a Manager