If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day, if you teach him how to fish, you feed him for a life time.

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James Furmos Peter Gomez


Ministry of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters

Welcome Statement by Honourable Minister

On behalf of the Ministry of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters, I would like to welcome you to our website. This site will afford you Gambians, development partners, investors, all stakeholders and friends of The Gambia to access information on these sectors, our policies, current, present and past programs and projects as well as our achievements.

This Ministry is committed to developing the fisheries sectors in a sustainable manner that is responsive to current and future quality of life and the economic development needs of present and future generations of Gambians.

This Ministry will spare no effort in order to attain the development objectives set by Government for these sectors. Government will not relent in its efforts to implement fisheries, water and climate related development projects and programmed aimed at increasing the contribution of these sectors to increased accelerated access to clean drinking water for all, enhance national food security through improved agricultural production and sustainable fish production, employment generation and poverty reduction.

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