trade

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

Discussants at this event unpacked the tensions inherent between developing livestock markets to meet economic goals of the poor and meeting the nutritional needs of poor households raising livestock. Continue reading →
ILRI news blog, Nov/2016
Livestock are the backbone of the Somaliland economy accounting for about 60% of the country’s gross domestic product, 70% of employment opportunities and 85% of export earnings, and about 15% of total government revenue. Despite being Somaliland’s biggest livestock export market, little is known about marketing channels, grading and pricing of Somaliland livestock in Saudi Arabia. A recent research report, sheds a light on these key issues and how they affect Somaliland exporters. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Aug/2016
The fourth in a series of articles on 'Curds and goats, lives and livelihoods—A dozen stories from northern and eastern India'. PART 4: Culture of the cow: Curds of the village—Building better brands and lives through peri-urban dairying Continue reading →
ILRI news blog, Apr/2016
This is the third in a series of articles on 'Curds and goats, lives and livelihoods—A dozen stories from northern and eastern India'. Continue reading →
ILRI news blog, Apr/2016
Steve Staal, who for the past 15 months has served the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) in Los Baños, the Philippines, as regional representative for East and South Asia, this month takes up leadership of ILRI's Policy, Trade and Value Chains program and is now based in Nairobi. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Jan/2016
A chapter in a new book published by WHO (Aug 2015) describes four steps that governments can adopt to assess the potential impact of trade liberalization on food-related health and nutrition.
AgHealth, Sep/2015
A chapter in a new book published by WHO (Aug 2015) describes four steps that governments can adopt to assess the potential impact of trade liberalization on food-related health and nutrition.
AgHealth, Sep/2015
For almost thirty years, the International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases (ILRAD) then ILRI benefited from a strong research program in the epidemiological sciences. Over time, it progressively broadened its coverage in disease, disciplinary and geographic terms. The results of this work have now been assembled in this impact narrative, which carefully documents the wide range of issues addressed by the teams of researchers, and presents them in an illustrated and highly readable format. Continue reading →
ILRI news blog, Aug/2015
The 2015 ReSAKSS (Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System) Annual Conference will take place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on September 1-3, 2015. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Jul/2015
A new ILRI research brief shows that a livestock marketing information system (LMIS) has improved access to animal marketing information and helped increase trading in livestock in Somaliland. Continue reading →
ILRI clippings, Jun/2015

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Edgar Edwin Twine
Scientist
Sirak Bahta
Agricultural Economist

People working on trade

Edgar Edwin Twine
Scientist
Sirak Bahta
Agricultural Economist