ILRI films and video

Appolinaire Djikeng: Lessons from the ugly pig

Appolinaire Djikeng: Lessons from the ugly pig Djikeng, A. Geneticist Appolinaire Djikeng discusses the role that livestock diversity can play in helping small scale African farmers overcome risk and vulnerability.

Unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential for livestock transformation at scale

Unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential for livestock transformation at scale Shapiro, B.I. Sustainable intensification of agricultural systems offers greater food security, incomes, trade, and smallholder competitiveness. Barry Shapiro, senior livestock development advisor, at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) talks about a policy brief prepared by ILRI and African Union-Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) for a three-day (21-23 October 2015) high-level meeting on ‘feeding Africa’ starting today in Dakar, Senegal.

Index-Based Livestock Insurance case study: Highlights

Index-Based Livestock Insurance case study: Highlights Dror, I. Iddo Dror, head of capacity development at ILRI and visiting professor at the University of Geneva, Switzerland shares key highlights of the Index-Based Livestock Insurance (IBLI) Case Study and its application, with clippings from a session taught at the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

Livestock sector development—Jimmy Smith interview at IFAH-Europe 2015 Conference

Livestock sector development—Jimmy Smith interview at IFAH-Europe 2015 Conference Smith, J.W. Jimmy Smith, director general of ILRI, speaks about opportunities for livestock sector development on the sidelines of the 2015 International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH)-Europe conference in Brussels, June 2015. Produced by Nik Wood Communications.

Animal and fish agriculture and the environment

Animal and fish agriculture and the environment Lannerstad, M. By Mats Lannerstad to the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish review and planning meeting, 23-26 March 2015

Animal source foods and human nutrition

Animal source foods and human nutrition Baltenweck, I.; Grace, D.; Thorne-Lyman, A.; Dominguez-Salas, P. By Isabelle Baltenweck, Delia Grace, Andrew Thorne-Lyman and Paula Dominguez-Salas to the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish review and planning meeting, 23-26 March 2015

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