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Assessment of access to health services and vulnerabilities of female fish traders in the Kafue Flats, Zambia: analysis report

By A. Lungu and S.M.C. Hâ¿sken

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Under the regional programme Fisheries and HIV/AIDS in Africa: Investing in Sustainable Solutions, the WorldFish Center conducted this study on access to health services and vulnerabilities of female fish traders in the Kafue Flats floodplains in Zambia. This report outlines and analyses the particular vulnerabilities of female fish traders in the Kafue Flats fishery and formulates recommendations to facilitate stakeholder uptake of strategic responses to tackle the drivers of the epidemic in fishing communities and improve the livelihoods of fisher folk and fish traders in the Kafue Flats and other fisheries in Zambia.Women, Fishermen, Trade, Vulnerability, Viral diseases, Zambia,

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