Livestock-Climate Change (LCC)

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Schoolchildren learn poultry skills in Nepal and Tanzania

Abstract: Researchers are working within the school systems in Tanzania and Nepal, teaching hundreds of children important lessons on poultry disease prevention and husbandry that can […]

  • Date of Publication: 9/5/2013
  • Author(s): Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Adapting Livestock Systems to Climate Change
  • Type of Document: Media

Influences of Climate, Coping Strategies and Middle Eastern Markets on the Livestock Trade in Southern Ethiopia: Preliminary Observations

Abstract: This research brief presents preliminary observations from six months of field research and interviews with key actors involved in livestock marketing in southern Ethiopia and […]

  • Date of Publication: August 2013
  • Author(s): Peter D. Little
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

Climate Change and Other Factors Degrade Nepalese Livestock Systems

Abstract: Climate change, along with other factors, such as deforestation and land-use changes, threaten to degrade the health of mixed farming systems in Nepal. For the […]

  • Date of Publication: May 2013
  • Author(s): Durga D Poudel
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

Climate Change, Pastoral Resources and Livestock in the Sahel

Abstract: Currently, we have an inadequate understanding of how the interaction of climate change and agricultural expansion will impact pastoral and agro-pastoral communities and their production […]

  • Date of Publication: May 2013
  • Author(s): Peter Shapland; Lara Prihodko; Niall Hanan
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

Pastoral Transformations to Resilient Futures: Understanding Climate from the Ground Up

Abstract: Africa is an area of the world experiencing rapid change that threatens sustainability. The extensive livestock systems of east Africa are particularly at risk because […]

  • Date of Publication: April 2013
  • Author(s): Kathleen Galvin; Robin. Reid; David Nkedianye; Jesse Njoka; Joana Roque de Pinho; Dickson Kaelo; Philip K. Thornton
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

Feed the Future Innovation Lab Progress Report March 2013

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  • Date of Publication: 3/18/2013
  • Author(s): Livestock-Climate Change CRSP
  • Type of Document: Project Document

Feed the Future Innovation Lab Progress Report: Our Impact Pathway

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  • Date of Publication: March 2013
  • Author(s): Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Adapting Livestock Systems to Climate Change
  • Type of Document: Project Document

Feed the Future Innovation Lab Progress Report: Alignment with Feed the Future

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  • Date of Publication: March 2013
  • Author(s): Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Adapting Livestock Systems to Climate Change
  • Type of Document: Project Document

Improving nutrition and productivity of buffaloes to adapt to the impacts of climate change in Nepal.

Michigan State University, in collaboration with NARC, AFU and the DLS in Nepal, will conduct collaborative research on forage crop cultivation, feeding, and reproduction management in […]

Sustainable Pastoralism on the Borana Plateau: An Innovation Systems Approach

This study will test best-bet land and livestock interventions that can move the pastoral system bacy towards sustainability through a participatory framework that creates community action […]