livelihoods

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

The CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food (CPWF) just published a summary of land and water research, lessons and outcomes generated by the Nile Basin Development Challenge in Ethiopia. Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

On 27 Feb 2014, the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and partners convened a meeting of actors in the pig sector in Nagaland, India, to review policies that could better support pig farming in the state.
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ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

The CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food (CPWF) just published a summary of land and water research, lessons and outcomes generated by the Nile Basin Development Challenge in Ethiopia. Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

On 27 Feb 2014, the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and partners convened a meeting of actors in the pig sector in Nagaland, India, to review policies that could better support pig farming in the state.
Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

Happy International Women's Day from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)! Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Mar/2014

The goat production manual is useful to paraveterinary workers, who serve rural villages in developing countries and farmers wanting to step up their goat production. Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Mar/2014

This 2-minute film presents a ‘day in the life’ of a research-for-development project working to improve smallholder pig production in Uganda. The film highlights the big opportunities as well as challenges faced by small-scale pig producers in this East African country. Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Feb/2014

Without becoming more visible, and gaining greater attention by researchers, government policymakers, non-governmental organizations and entrepreneurs, Uganda’s pig sector potential is unlikely to be fully exploited anytime soon. Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Feb/2014

Traditional culture and science often seem to be worlds apart, but for Theogen Rutagwenda, the director general for animal resources in the Rwandan government, the two mix as naturally as salt and food. “I grew up looking after cattle and knew they were productive. Then my family moved to Uganda, where our animals died from … Continue reading

Sustainable Livestock Digest, Feb/2014

I was travelling on a short flight from Nairobi to Mombasa yesterday and was glad to read about the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and its partners of the East Africa Dairy Development (EADD) Project in the Kenya Airways in-flight magazine in the seat pocket in front of me. A four-page full-feature article (see pages 100-104) … Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Feb/2014

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Dereje Legesse
Agribusiness Expert
Emily Awuor Ouma
Agricultural Economist
Iddo Dror
Head of Capacity Development
Kathleen Earl Colverson
Program Leader, Livelihoods, Gender and Impact
Lance W. Robinson
Environmental Governance and Resilience Specialist
Leah Muthoni Nganga
Database Manager
Munenobu Ikegami
Economist
Sapna Jarial
Special Project Scientist- Livestock System Research
Todd Andrew Crane
Climate Adaptation Scientist
Wiebke Förch
CCAFS Science Officer

Photos

Cattle and buffalo of the nomadic Gujjar in the Himalayan foothills

People working on livelihoods

Dereje Legesse
Agribusiness Expert
Emily Awuor Ouma
Agricultural Economist
Iddo Dror
Head of Capacity Development
Kathleen Earl Colverson
Program Leader, Livelihoods, Gender and Impact
Lance W. Robinson
Environmental Governance and Resilience Specialist
Leah Muthoni Nganga
Database Manager

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