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

ILRI has created a mobile game for android users using game mechanics such as points and badges aiming to help innovation platform facilitators take on their roles and tasks. Continue reading →
ILRI news blog, Dec/2016
Tom Randolph, who has served as director of the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish for the last five years, has been newly appointed director of the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock Agri-food Systems, which begins operations in Jan 2017 (photo credit: ILRI/Stevie Mann). Continue reading →
ILRI news blog, Dec/2016
The era of commodity research aimed at feeding a starving world is over. A new era has begun that requires us to nourish everyone in ways that can be sustained environmentally, economically and culturally. Policymakers urgently need to recognize that diets are compromising economic productivity and well-being as never before. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Dec/2016
Phil Thornton leads CGIAR research on institutions and policies for climate-resilient food systems. He makes the case for better and closer scientist-citizen engagement in an opinion piece published this week in the wake of this year's national political election results in Australia, the UK and the USA. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Dec/2016
Written by Milcah Kigoni – Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund fellowship program alumni As part of ongoing research to develop an effective vaccine for East Coast Fever (ECF), I conducted a study on the interactions between the parasites that...
Beca-ILRI Hub, Nov/2016
Originally posted on ILRI Clippings: A woman sorts through a heap of garbage at the Dandora dumping site among other people, cattle, pigs and storks, in Nairobi (photo credit: Simon Maina / AFP / Getty Images). Written by Eric Fèvre ‘There are fears that Africa’s next major modern disease crisis will emerge from its cities. Like…
AgHealth, Nov/2016
On 18 Nov 2016, ILRI senior scientist Hung Nguyen-Viet was awarded an honorary professorship by the Hanoi University of Public Health in recognition of his contribution to teaching and scientific research.
AgHealth, Nov/2016
In this interview with the team of African Chicken Genetic Gains (ACGG), artist and researcher Koen Vanmechelen comes back to his dream, the limits and next steps of chicken breeding and the cooperation with ACGG. Continue reading →
African Chicken Genetic Gains, Nov/2016
The International Livestock Research Institute, and other partners in the CGIAR Research Program on Integrated Systems for the Humid Tropics (Humidtropics) have released eight briefs to help CGIAR Research Programs integrate key ‘capacity development in systems’ concepts into their work. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Nov/2016
The Lancet Countdown, a global multidisciplinary initiative, was launched on 14 Nov 2016 at the COP 22 talks taking place in Morocco. The initiative will track the impacts of climate change on public health and report its findings annually in The Lancet journal.
AgHealth, Nov/2016

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Alan Duncan
Principal Livestock Scientist
Andrew Gitahi Marete
Statistical Geneticist
Barbara Wieland
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Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
David Pelster
Research Scientist
Dedan Githae
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Dolapo Enahoro
Agricultural Economist
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Edgar Edwin Twine
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People working on research

Adie, Aberra
Research Assistant
Alan Duncan
Principal Livestock Scientist
Andrew Gitahi Marete
Statistical Geneticist
Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
Barbara Wieland
Team Leader Herd Health
David Pelster
Research Scientist
Dedan Githae
Bioinformatician
Dolapo Enahoro
Agricultural Economist

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