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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 14 Participatory group planning of a fish preservation project
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 14 Participatory group planning of a fish preservation project Nembo Nkwentie Introduction During one of their weekly meetings, one of the members of the Njangi informed the others about FRANKLINK. FRANKLINK is a local, There are many fishing villages along the development oriented non-governmental shores of Douala, the port city of Cameroon. Youpwe is the principal fishing village, close organisation, concentrating on operational to Douala. In Youpwe, men, women and research for rural development. The Njangi youths are employed as fishers, fishsmokers decided to invite people from FRANKLINK to and fish traders. Fishing is an important help them examine their operations, assist industry because Youpwe is the main trading them in the structuring of their activit ies, and guide them through the conceptualisation and point for fresh and dry fish, and the major planning of a project. supplier of fish to the large towns in Cameroon, such as Douala, Yaounde, Nkongsamba, Bamenda and Baroussam. Methodology Fishers go out to fish in dug-out or custom- In response, FRANKLINK planned a built canoes. They carry crude boxes, filled participatory problem identification and with sawdust and iceblocks, to keep their catch project concept strategy workshop. This was ...