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Livestock market opportunities for the poor: Smallholders can be competitive

For the November 2011 ‘liveSTOCK Exchange’ event at ILRI, Steve Staal, Derek Baker, Karl Rich, Ayele Gelan, Acho Okike, Delia Grace, Mohammad Jabbar, Mohamadou Fadiga, Ranjitha Puskur, Lucy Lapar, Berhanu Gebremedhin, Amos Omore and Francis Wanyoike prepared a series of issue briefs on smallholder livestock producers, consumers, and development …

View a presentation to the Livestock Exchange event:


Download Issue Brief 15 on the interface of market access and SPS requirements.

Download Issue Brief 16 on animal-source foods in the developing world.

Download Issue Brief 17 on changing approaches to pro-poor livestock market development: Innovation and upgrading in the value chain.

Download Issue Brief 19 on smallholder competitiveness and market-driven technology uptake.

On 9 and 10 November 2011, the ILRI Board of Trustees held a 2-day ‘liveSTOCK Exchange’ to discuss and reflect on livestock research for development. The event synthesized sector and ILRI learning and helped frame future livestock research for development directions.

The liveSTOCK Exchange will also mark the leadership and contributions of Dr. Carlos Seré as ILRI Director General.  See all posts in this series / Sign up for email alerts

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