The Project aims at empowering women and youth in the state to engage in income generation activities along the fisheries production and management; wealth creation and reduce youth restiveness; enhance the socio-economic status of trainees, improving the protein supply in the state.
The Institute is designed to offer formal and informal trainings. Three(3) key modules are now offered under the informal training:
i)Fish Farm Management
ii)Fish Hatchery Management
iii)Fish Preservation and Processing Techniques
Below gives the summary of projects executed so far towards the preparedness of the institution in offering informal training to selected women and youth trainees.
Below are summary of projects executed so far towards the preparedness of the institution in offering informal training to selected trainees, especially women and youth:
DEVELOPMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE
i) Construction of 1 No. Hostel block (400 Capacity) and 6 No. Toilets.
ii) Construction of 1 No. Classrooms Block
iii) Rehabilitation works for settlement
iv) General Renovation/Rehabilitation of Building Structures
v) Purchase of 1 No Double Cabin
vi) Purchase of 1 No. 100KVA Generator
vii) Supply of Furniture and Kitchen Utensils to the Institute
TRAINING AND POST TRAINING PACKAGES
i) Feeding and Honorarium
iii) Post Training packages The institute has so far Trained 1,600 Women and Youths in burrow pit fish farming.