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Governance and investment opportunities in Uganda's pig value chains

A sow and piglets at a farm in Masaka, Uganda (photo credit: ILRI/Apollo Habtamu).

Piggery is an important sector in Uganda and a source of livelihood to over 1.1 million households. 329 more words

PIL

3 Tier Network managing livestock disease collectively, for better lives though livestock

Through the 3-tier model, a network of trained community diseases reporters accessible at the village level has been created. Trained to be the first responders to animal health issues, they serve as an immediate resource for herders and are in position to respond to reports in multiple villages. 67 more words

AVCD

Business Planning Workshop

How do you get an enterprise up and running, and headed toward a model of financial health and development? Vision, resources, and a useful plan.  In this workshop, we’ll help you get started and, if you’ve already started, troubleshoot areas that are vexing. 147 more words

Workshop

"People kept their distance" - Jaseem's story

Alisia O’Sullivan reflects on her trip to India to meet the CREATE project team and some of the people they will be helping in the future – including Jaseem. 870 more words

Kumaon: Creating Livelihoods

Life is a tough yet triumphant journey for people living in village Satoli in Uttrakhand. Earning a livelihood is something that does not come easily for the people of Uttrakhand, especially in a terrain which is difficult to survive,  due to difficult weather conditions. 561 more words

Livelihoods

Is Agriculture Failing Rural India?

Anonymously lost in the fragment of time, ignored by policies and haggling politics, agriculture in Rural India in spite of having a long-fetched and organic link with the farmer, silently suffers in neglect. 506 more words

Rural