Research conducted in Uganda’s smallholder pig value chains by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and partners in the past five years has revealed that pig production is constrained by poor pig genetics, a challenge that requires urgent addressing through institutional, research and farmer level action. 441 more words
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A child holds a newly born family lamb in Ethiopia (photo credit: ILRI\Zerihun Sewunet).
At a recently held high-level United Nations meeting , several events on 178 more words
For many refugees, the humanitarian programmes focusing on “livelihoods” end up having merely an “accessory” role rather than generating sustainable labour.
Civil defence members and civilians put out fire at a camp for Syrian refugees near the town of Qab Elias, in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, July 2, 2017. 1,296 more words
Today, 14 July 2017, the role of livestock in achieving the SDGs was the focus of a special event at the High-Level Forum on Sustainable Development. 441 more words