A collaborative network for everyone in the Scottish aquaculture industry
WiSA is a collaborative network for everyone working in the Scottish aquaculture industry. Open for all to join, WiSA will promote the diverse and rewarding careers that are available in aquaculture, to encourage more women to enter the sector. It will also support the progression, opportunities and development of women who are already working in aquaculture.
- 1. TO RAISE AWARENESS of the opportunities for women to work in the aquaculture industry;
2. TO PROVIDE A NETWORK for women to develop their careers within the industry;
3. TO SUPPORT INDUSTRY in developing the potential of women within the workplace at all levels.
Check out the WiSA website for news, events, current vacancies, job profiles, courses, mentoring opportunities and lots more!
Diversity makes us WiSA
A survey conducted by SAIC revealed overwhelming industry support for the creation of a ‘women in aquaculture’ group. Almost 200 participants provided responses to the survey from across the UK aquaculture industry, of which:
said they would be interested in joining the group
said the group should provide networking support to those working, or considering, a career in UK aquaculture
agreed that it should raise awareness of women working in UK aquaculture