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The CoP-PPLD Knowledge Base is a searchable database of materials related to livestock development.  In this knowledge corner you can retrieve but also upload livestock-related documents.

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Aviculture familiale

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: FAO

Droughtwatch

Hassan Adile is no stranger to drought. As one of 12 million pastoralists in Ethiopia, he travels great distances to find grazing land and water for his livestock. Now he has a new role. He has recently been trained to watch for warning signs of drought. Supported by the International Fund [...]

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: IFAD

Country: Ethiopia

Family Poultry Production

A set of training videos on Family Poutry Production by the FAO and the IFAD.

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: FAO, IFAD

Family Poultry Development - Educational Videos

Series of 13 new educational videos for family poultry development. They have been prepared by FAO based on the training of Associate Poultry Experts that was part of the IFAD-funded project “Smallholder Poultry Development Programme”. The videos are for self study of technical staffs [...]

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: FAO/IFAD

Improving livelihoods through goat rearing and commercialisation in Mozambique (photo story)

Through photographs and captions, this film shares experiences from a 'Small ruminant value chains as platforms for reducing poverty and increasing food security in dryland areas of India and Mozambique' (imGoats) project. Between 2011 and 2013, the imGoats project worked with farmers in Inhassor [...]

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: ILRI

Country: Mozambique

Improving livelihoods through goat rearing and commercialisation in India (photo story)

Through photographs and captions, this film shares experiences from a 'Small Ruminant value chains as platforms for reducing poverty and increasing food security in dryland areas of India and Mozambique' (imGoats) project. Between 2011 and 2013, the imGoats project worked with women and poor hous [...]

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: ILRI

Country: India

Udder people’s money (Video)

Cattle may be a terrible investment but a decent savings vehicle

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: The Economist

Country: India

The Simple Mosquito Net (Video) - When Used for Livestock

Mosquito netting is known to ward off disease-carrying insects to protect human health. What hadn't been previously explored, however, was what using the same basic concept would mean for animal health. FAO and partner ICIPE (African Insect Science for Food and Health) with a grant financed by IF [...]

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: FAO

Country: Kenya

Importance of Livestock and the Technological and Policy Challenges Facing the Development of Livestock in Africa

Presented at the Global feed and food congress, South Africa, 10-12 April 2013 this presentation contains (i) data regarding the importance of livestock and opportunities from livestock sector, (ii) technical, institutional, and political constraints to increasing livestock productivity, (iii) ke [...]

Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: Blummel, M., Toye, P., Mwai, O., Wright, I., Randolph, T., Staal, S.

Livestock Market Development in Ethiopia

This video presents the Livestock Market Development Project, a USAID initiatives part of Feed the Future, that aims to increase the competitiveness of the meat and dairy livestock value chains in Ethiopia.

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Type: Multimedia

Author/Corporate author: USAID

Scouting for innovations

Please take a minute to share with us your best practices, successful operations, and lessons from the field. We encourage you to share your innovations and knowledge on Livestock Insurance and on Pro poor livestock development in general. We are sure that this collective approach to learning can generate new ideas, facilitate the scaling up of methods that work and contribute to more effective poverty reduction investments. (Email to: secretariat@cop-ppld.net )

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