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CGIAR Science Week

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CGIAR Science Week

Better lives through livestock

We work to improve food security and reduce poverty through research for better and more sustainable use of livestock

CircAgric drone measuring emissions from a herd of camels at Kapiti (Alouette van Hove, University of Oslo)


First use of a drone to measure ruminant methane emissions in Africa

ILRI Forage Genebank


The ILRI Forage Genebank celebrates 40th anniversary and the launch of exciting new forage and climate research

Training farmers in feed formulation


Ukama Ustawi: Enhancing drought resilience using legumes in maize systems

Participants during RCoP launch on Tuesday 7 May 2024 in Bamako


A resilient community of practice to improve collaboration in Mali

Farmers field day in Shamva District


Ukama Ustawi field days: Sharing the best livestock-crop production systems

Group photo at the NIAS offices in Vietnam. Photo: ILRI.


Successful improved smallholder poultry systems in Cambodia and Vietnam spur expansion

Surveying the grassland landscape


A soil safari: on a quest to restore and manage grassland soils

Learn about ILRI in the CGIAR

CGIAR research is carried out through a number of CGIAR Research Initiatives and platforms. ILRI is actively engaged in several of these initiatives and platforms. The ILRI strategy contains further details on its research and how it fits in the CGIAR research portfolio.

Climate adaptation and mitigation

Environmental health and biodiversity

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

Nutrition, health and food security

Poverty reduction, livelihoods and jobs

Browse ILRI Publications

Ethiopia National Dairy Development Strategy 2022–2031

  • Leggesse, Getachew
  • Gelmesa, U.
  • Jembere, T.
  • Degefa, T.
  • Bediye, S.
  • Teka, T.
  • Temesgen, D.
  • Tesfu, Y.
  • Berhe, A.
  • Gemeda, L.
  • Takele, D.
  • Beyene, G.
  • Belachew, G.
  • Hailu, G.
  • Chemeda, S.

Ethiopia National Dairy Development Strategy 2022–2031 (የኢትዮጵያ ብሔራዊ የወተት ሀብት ልማት እስትራቴጂ 2015–2024)

  • Ministry of Agriculture, Ethiopia

Ethiopia National Poultry Development Strategy 2022–2031

  • Fekadu, T.
  • Esatu, Wondmeneh
  • Takele, D.
  • Tesfaye, E.
  • Zewdie, Y.
  • Amssalu, K.
  • Yirgu, T.
  • Endawek, M.
  • Shiferaw, S.
  • Million, B.
  • Yitayih, Mulugeta
  • Dessie, Tadelle

Étude de faisabilité et formula-tion du Projet de Développement de l’Élevage en Basse et Moyenne Guinée - Gaoual, Koundara, Mali et Boké (ProDEG-GKMB)

  • Wane, Abdrahmane
  • Touré, I.
  • Fadiga, M.L.
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • Fall, Abdou

Learn more about ILRI Research

All of ILRI’s research outputs are available for free online. We strive to communicate science in accessible formats.

Watch videos

Discover livestock science with our videos. Come to the field with our scientists meet the livestock communities around the world.

Listen to Podcasts

Interested in the bigger picture? Keep up with the latest conversations of the people behind the research.

View Presentations

For a snapshot of the latest findings presented by ILRI scientists, browse or download these presentations.

Browse Datasets

Open science needs open data. Browse through our datasets to see the numbers behind our science.

What happens at Kapiti Research Station and Wildlife Conservancy?

What happens at Kapiti Research Station and Wildlife Conservancy?

World Zoonoses Day: Protecting our shared world

World Zoonoses Day: Protecting our shared world

Keeping milk and meat safe in informal markets

Keeping milk and meat safe in informal markets

Namukolo Covic

Ethiopia's livestock: An interview with Namukolo Covic

Bushmeat infographic

The 'hidden meat' of the world

Peter Singer, Rebecca Doyle and Michel Dione

Animal welfare in lower- to middle-income countries, with Peter Singer

ILRI publication cover

Empowering African Youth Pastoralists: Insights on COP28 from East Africa lead of the African Youth Pastoralist Initiative (AYPI) COP28

  • Masanja, Josephat

Pathways to Dairy Net Zero: Promoting Low Carbon and Climate Resilient Livestock Uganda-Market study

  • Lukuyu, Ben A.
  • Nagujja, Shakira Janet
  • Wanyoike, Francis N.
  • Bahta, Sirak T.
  • Baltenweck, Isabelle

Transboundary pests and diseases under the ASEAN-CGIAR Food and Nutrition Security Program

  • Unger, Fred
  • Kawarazuka, Nozomi
  • Arinaitwe, Warren
  • Boddupalli, P.M.
  • Pangesti, Nurmi

MorePork - RHoMIS midline survey of smallholder pig producers in Uganda

  • Ouma, Emily A.
  • Lukuyu, Ben A.
  • Lutakome, Pius
  • Hammond, James
  • Teufel, Nils

Replication data for: Consumer preferences and market segmentation for differentiated beef with less environmental impact

  • Enciso, Karen
  • Burkart, Stefan

Pig production in Uganda - adapting to climate change

  • Zaake, Paul
  • Paul, Birthe K.
  • Marshall, Karen
  • Notenbaert, An Maria Omer
  • Ouma, Emily A.
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • Ouma, George O.
  • Ndambi, Asaah O.