See what’s going with livestock-related issues and share news and events of interest to the CoP-PPLD. Let's learn from each other, strengthen our Community and make our collective voice heard: livestock development can truly benefit the rural poor!


Policies for Competitive Smallholder Livestock Production

4-6 March, 2015, Gaborone, Botswana .The Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA) in collaboration with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) will hold a conference with the theme “Policies [...]


Elevage et Changement Climatique: ISRA (National Institute for Agricultural Research)

Dakar, 15 et 16 janvier 2015. Durant ce séminaire seront présentés des résultats du projet AnimalChange, et des stratégies à mettre en oeuvre pour leur application, dans le but de réduire les émissions de gaz à effet de serre en Afrique de l’Ouest et du Nord, et de contribuer à l’adap [...]


“Livestock and Climate Change” at the ISRA (National Institute for Agricultural Research)

Dakar, 15th and 16th January 2015.The workshop will present results from the EU-FP7 Animal Change project and derive strategies to implement the outputs from the project relevant to Central and Eastern Europe.


Country: Senegal

Training course on Livestock and Climate Change

12-14 January 2015. Dakar, Senegal. Applications are invited for a training course on the impact of livestock on climate change and to learn of mitigation and adaptation strategies. 

Country: Senegal

Cours post-universitaire Elevage et changement climatique

12 au 14 janvier 2015. Dakar, Senegal. Les inscriptions sont ouvertes pour une formation de niveau post-universitaire sur les relations entre élevage et changement climatique, sur les moyens d’atténuation des émissions de gaz à effet de serre et d’adaptation des animaux et plus généraleme [...]

Country: Senegal

7th International Poultry Conference, 3-6 November 2014, Ain Soukhna (Egypt)

The 7th International Poultry Conference (7th IPC) will be held in Egypt from 3 to 6 November 2014. The conference will be hosted by the World Poultry Science Association (WPSA) – Egypt. Scientific themes: Recent challenges in poultry production. The scope is broad, multidisciplinary and i [...]

Country: Egypt

Training on Resource Mobilization, Project Planning, Proposal Writing, Project Management and Community Empowerment

The Ethiopia Country Training on Resource Mobilization, Project Planning, Proposal Writing, Project Management and Community Empowerment will be held on the dates, and at the venues indicated below. The training programme will cover Modules I, II, III and IV. This training is aimed at making partici [...]

Country: Ethiopia

IDF World Dairy Summit 2014, 27-31 October 2014, Tel Aviv (Israel)

The Israel National Committee and the Israel Dairy Board will host the IDF World Dairy Summit in Tel Aviv from October 27 to October 31, 2014. In this age of globalization, it is needless to say that future dairy requires cooperation among international societies to deal with the problems of food su [...]

Country: Israel

6th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture, 27-30 October 2014, Nairobi (Kenya)

The overarching aim of the conference is to provide an opportunity for African scientists and the broader stakeholder groups in the livestock sector to discuss the potential role of animal agriculture to improve the livelihoods of African people. The broader objective of this grand assembly will be [...]

Country: Kenya

APHCA - Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific

The major theme of the 10th APPC is “Poultry Science& Industry for Next Generation” and would be consisted of 5 scientific programs: Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, Nutrition and Feed Additives, Poultry Welfare and Production, Poultry Health and Poultry Processing and Safety.The 10TH A [...]

Country: South Korea