This report is a closer look at the benefits of working together, the evolution of a federation of aquaculture Self-Help Groups and a One-Stop Aqua Shop in rural West Bengal. The poor village of Kaipara is the focus of the study.


Haylor, G., Tripathi, S.D., Savage, W., Ansary, K., Dutta, G. and Yadav, S.L. 2004. The Kaipara story (also available in Bengali, Hindi and Oriya). Annex C of the Final Technical Report of project R8334. Bangkok, Thailand: NACA-STREAM. 9 pp.

The Kaipara story.

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