Climate change causes unpredictable weather and damage to the farmers' equipment.
CDF Canada helps farmers adopt resilient seaweed varieties, and employ more sustainable infrastructure so farmers can adapt to the challenges presented by climate change. Darajat's work is being supervised by the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland (MI), a partner in CDF Canada's INVEST Co-op Indonesia project to improve the position of small aquaculture producers of seaweed, milk fish and shrimp in one of Indonesia's largest aquaculture production regions.
We are strengthening the institutional capacity of new and existing co-operatives and farmers' groups to help them become sustainable, profitable and gender-equitable businesses that provide better services to their members.
Finally, we are working with government, private companies, business associations and other stakeholders to strengthen networks, and enable a conducive environment and supply chains for better livelihoods for women and men small aquaculture producers.
Our survey included many people who at some point had used a dating website or an app, as well as a subset of 9,600 respondents who used them in the past two years.
The more recently active group rated specific sites. On the one hand, the numbers indicate that these sites are helping people find mates.
“It was—unbelievably—not a crazy experience.” Online dating has certainly lost its lonely-hearts stigma.
That kind of connection rate would shatter Hall of Fame records, at least in baseball.In Florida, unmarried couples — gay and straight — are twice as likely as married couples to be interracial. When including couples in which one partner is Hispanic, the percentage nearly doubles. It's one of four INVEST Co-op projects at work here and in Malawi, Mongolia and Peru.
In addition to larger players squeezing small farmers out of the market, climate change is delivering a host of erratic weather conditions.
In fact, people over 50 are one of the fastest growing segments.