FAI Farms — Tilapia and Shrimp Welfare Reforms

Organization:
FAI Farms
Award Date:
08/2023
Amount:
$1,919,600
Purpose:
To support training on techniques to improve welfare improvements for farmed tilapia and shrimp.

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $1,919,600 over two years to FAI Farms to support training for farmers, industry workers, and government officials on deploying assessment protocols and techniques designed to improve welfare for farmed tilapia and shrimp. FAI Farms works in Brazil and Thailand, and will soon expand its work into Egypt, Vietnam, and Honduras.

This follows Open Philanthropy’s April 2019 support and falls within its focus area of farm animal welfare, specifically within its interest in fish welfare.

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