Ethiopia

This page brings together ILRI and partner resources on Ethiopia. Click different tabs to see news items, research outputs, journal articles, video materials and presentations as well as ILRI projects and people related to Ethiopia. See ILRI research on other countries

Establishing linkages between private and public partners is key to benefit smallholders, according to a poster by scientist from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)-led project N2Africa. The project—targeting four regions in Ethiopia, Amhara, Oromia, Benishangul-Gumuz and Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples— seeks build sustainable, long-term partnerships to enable smallholder farmers to benefit from symbiotic N2-fixation by grain legumes through effective production technologies including inoculants and fertilizers. Continue reading →
Sustainable Livestock Digest, Aug/2016
Crucial to preventing animal diseases is helping farmers understand how certain diseases spread. Researchers at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) have developed an information poster and leaflet about the parasitic disease coenurosis which affects sheep an goats. Continue reading →
Livestock and Fish, Aug/2016
Stakeholder capacity development ranges from organizational (physical) to enhancing human competencies on improved legume technologies, agribusiness, gender mainstreaming, legume value addition and nutrition. N2Africa project of the International Livestock Research Institute outlines the four pillars of its approach to capacity development in legume value chains. Continue reading →
Sustainable Livestock Digest, Aug/2016
Taking a value chain approach is essential to the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in Ethiopia, according to scientists working at International Livestock Research Institute project (ILRI). Making smallholder producers more aware of market opportunities will help them make reasonable returns on their investments. Continue reading →
LIVES, Aug/2016
Legumes have great potential to contribute to rural livelihoods and natural resources, according to a poster designed by scientists at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI). Continue reading →
Sustainable Livestock Digest, Aug/2016
Leveraging private and public sector partners is key to helping smallholder producers establish platforms to exchange knowledge on overcoming bottlenecks in value chain, and create linkages that facilitate new businesses opportunities, such as opening of feed shops. Continue reading →
LIVES, Aug/2016
Drylands restoration is one key way of improving the productivity of agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa. A poster released by scientists at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), illustrates just some of the future research funded by the European Commission and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). Continue reading →
Livestock system and environment , Aug/2016
Building sustainable long term partnerships is essential to improving agricultural yields and the income of smallholder farmers. Continue reading →
Sustainable Livestock Digest, Aug/2016
Capacity development plays a critical enabling role in facilitating the adoption and scaling out of value chain development interventions and approaches by addressing attitudinal, knowledge and skills gaps in value chain actors, service providers and value chain supporters. Continue reading →
LIVES, Aug/2016
Legume-dependent farmers in Ethiopia suffer from low productivity and poor value chain development. Gaining access to domestic and international grain markets would offer farmers an opportunity to increase knowledge and skills and grow their profit margins, helping poverty reduction through the implementation marketing strategies. Continue reading →
Sustainable Livestock Digest, Aug/2016

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Adie, Aberra
Research Assistant
Annet Abenakyo Mulema (Ph.D.)
Social Scientist - Gender
Asaah Ndambi
Livestock Scientist
Asebe Abdena
Forage Seed Production Officer
Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
Birhanu Taddesse Ayana
Research Officer
Ewen Le Borgne
Team leader Knowledge, Engagement and Collaboration
Fasil Getachew
Research Officer-Animal Genetics & Breeding
Fiona Flintan
Rangelands Governance Scientist and Technical Coordinator for International Land Coalition's Rangelands Initiative

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People working on Ethiopia

Adie, Aberra
Research Assistant
Annet Abenakyo Mulema (Ph.D.)
Social Scientist - Gender
Asaah Ndambi
Livestock Scientist
Asebe Abdena
Forage Seed Production Officer
Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
Birhanu Taddesse Ayana
Research Officer
Ewen Le Borgne
Team leader Knowledge, Engagement and Collaboration

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