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CGIAR and Myanmar officials explore new areas of collaboration

A meeting between CGIAR centres and the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation (MoALI) was held on 26–29 September 2016 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar (photo credit: IWMI). 502 more words

ILRI

Gender integration in livestock and fish research

Between 2012 and 2016, the Livestock and Fish program’s Gender Initiative supported an integrated approach to gender in its technical research.

Today in Cali, Colombia, the CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network Annual Meeting launches a book about these experiences, showing that attention to gender equality and an understanding of gender dynamics leads to better science, more effective interventions and more inclusive development. 16 more words

Value Chains

Livestock and Fish Genetics flagship synthesises key lessons for next phase

As the first phase of the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish comes to an end (a Livestock CRP will start in January 2017), each of the program’s flagships is taking time to tease out key lessons that help inform the second phase of the program. 238 more words

CRP37

Tropentag workshop: Empowering livestock and fish smallholders through multi-stakeholder platforms and value chains

On 19 September 2016, ’empowering livestock and fish smallholders through multi-stakeholder platforms and value chains’  is the focus of a Livestock and Fish research program workshop at the… 160 more words

CRP37

Effects of White Spot Disease and biosecurity on shrimp farming in Bangladesh

Shrimp culture is of central importance in Bangladesh, shrimp being the cash component of many smallholder, polyculture fish farming systems. Shrimp also contributes substantial income through exports. 124 more words

CRP37

Towards a toolkit to analyse livestock and fish value chains

The CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish has been operational since January 2012. It seeks to improve the diets of poor people for healthy productive lives, and sustainably increase the productivity of small and medium-scale livestock and fish producers for food secure futures. 456 more words

CRP37