Projects in Livestock and fish

The program facilitates the application of genomics to dairy production in the tropics for: increased livestock productivity, enhanced livelihoods of...
Agricultural Innovation Program (AIP) for Pakistan is working to sustainably increase agricultural productivity and incomes in the agricultural...
African Chicken Genetic Gains is an Africa-wide collaboration led by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI).  In November 2014, ILRI...
The project aims to improve rural based livelihoods through milk. Preliminary findings indicate that resource poor small holder farmers have very low...
The ADGG program will support a farmer-focused partnership that records and disseminates on-farm productivity and genetic information on dairy cattle...
This project will support the CGIAR Research Project on Livestock and Fish by piloting innovative methods to disseminate information to pig value...
This project aims to improve the nutritional status of more than three million people in Africa and South Asia, primarily women and children, by...
The project builds on the outputs from the Smallholder Pig Value Chains Development (SPVCD) project and plans to conduct larger scale pilots from the...
  Project rationale The livestock sector provides livelihoods for 1 billion people, generates 40% of global agricultural GDP, and is a major...
  Objectives To identify market opportunities for pork in Uganda and the multiple factors preventing smallholder pig producers from exploiting...
Goal and outcomes The project aims to achieve inclusive growth and reduced poverty and vulnerability among people with dairy-dependent livelihoods in...
Project objectives To improve the milk production potential of indigenous goats through crossbreeding, improved management and control of major...
In certain dairy production systems within Senegal, such as in peri-urban Dakar, the indigenous West African Zebu breeds of cattle (such as the Gobra...
Objectives: • To identify candidate genes associated with disease resistance and economic traits through an analysis of signature of selection (SOS)...
Objectives: The overall objective of the project is to generate a profile of the specific CD8 cells, generated towards T. parva regarding cytokine...
Objectives: Our long-term perspective is to apply key synthetic biology technologies to gain knowledge for vaccine development against diverse...
Project activities Evaluating and documenting case studies of the impacts of livestock and aquaculture financing, value chains and livelihood...
The overall goal of the project is to contribute to improved dairy-derived livelihoods in India and Tanzania via intensification of smallholder...
Bovine African trypanosomiasis is prevalent in 36 countries of sub Saharan Africa. It is caused by the extracellular protozoan parasites Trypanosoma...
The purpose of this Project is to improve cattle health on smallholder farms by advancing vaccine assessment technologies to characterize breed...
One of the features of Theileria parva, the parasite that causes ECF, which hampers vaccine development, is that immunity induced by one parasite...
Project Objectives/Goals: The long-term vision of success of the project (i.e. the combined outcomes of Phases I, II and III) is “The sustainable...
In collaboration with various partners, ILRI has pursued a comprehensive research agenda aimed at designing, developing and implementing market...
The Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia (CSISA) was established in 2009 to promote durable change at scale in South Asia’s cereal-based cropping...