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Call for papers for the All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture in Nairobi this October

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), together with the Animal Production Society of Kenya (APSK), the Kenya Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MoALF), the All Africa Society for Animal Production (AASAP) and other partners, is helping to organize the 6th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture (AACAA). Held every four years, the conference will take place 27–30 Oct 2014 at the Kenyatta international Convention Centre, in Nairobi’s central business district. Continue reading

Climate Change / Livestock Systems / Proposal call

Call for research proposals: Adapting livestock systems to climate change

The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research for Adapting Livestock Systems to Climate Change announces three calls for proposals in support of its research program on livestock production and health in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. They are: (i) understanding parasitic disease transmission and control strategies to improve animal and human health; (ii) … Continue reading