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Uganda stakeholders discuss Livestock CRP proposal

As part of the development of a new CGIAR research program on Livestock, ILRI and partners held a face to face event with stakeholders and partners in Uganda on 10 March 2016 to discuss, validate and improve elements of the draft proposal. The format was informal, with group discussion of questions following a general introductory … Continue reading

CGIAR / Engagement / Livestock / LIVESTOCK-CRP / Research

Livestock CRP proposal discussed at KIT Amsterdam

On February 2 2016, a stakeholder consultation for CRP Livestock was convened at the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), using the powerpoint presentation provided. Fifteen KIT Advisors attended and the session lasted for 1¾ hours. Most KIT Advisors are either social scientists – economists, sociologists, gender scientists – who work in the agricultural sector, or agronomists … Continue reading

CGIAR / Engagement / ILRI / Livestock / LIVESTOCK-CRP / Research

Research on livestock livelihoods and animal-source foods

The livestock livelihoods and agri-food systems flagship carries out integrative research to improve animal source food systems and livestock based livelihoods in the following areas: Systems analysis for priority setting and scaling and on livestock sector development Gender-based analysis to inform research priority setting and equitable outcomes Enhanced nutrition through livestock: nutrition-sensitive and cost-effective livestock … Continue reading

CGIAR / Engagement / ILRI / Livestock / LIVESTOCK-CRP / Research

Research on livestock and the environment

The livestock and the environment flagship works towards a reduced environmental footprint and enhanced positive ecosystem services from livestock systems that are adapted to environmental change. It: Assesses the environmental sustainability, efficiency and adaptability of livestock production technologies Optimizes natural resource use and enhance the provision of ecosystem services – exploring, testing and disseminating innovative … Continue reading