Livestock diversity

Keepers’ rights, shared benefits and pro-poor policies

Documentation of a workshop with NGOs, herders, scientists, and FAO. Organised by the League for Pastoral Peoples and German NGO Forum on Environment and Development, in cooperation with CENESTA/CEESP

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Losing livestock, losing livelihoods

Susanne Gura and LPP

Seedling, January 2003. pp 10-14.

Intellectual property rights regime necessary for traditional livestock raisers

lse Köhler-Rollefson

Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, 9(1), March 2001, pp 12-15. Nuffic-CIRAN, The Hague.

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Managing animal genetic resources at the community level

Ilse Köhler-Rollefson

Pages 391-399 in: Conservation and Sustainable Use of Agricultural Biodiversity: A Sourcebook. Produced by CIP-UPWARD, in partnership with GTZ, IDRC, IPGRI and SEARICE.

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Management of animal genetic diversity at community level

lse Köhler-Rollefson

Managing Agrobiodiversity in Rural Areas, GTZ, Eschborn, 2000. 17 pp.

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Local livestock breeds for sustainable rural livelihoods

Towards community-based approaches for animal genetic resource conservation

Proceedings of a conference/workshop held on 1-4 November, 2000 in Udaipur & Sadri, Rajasthan, India.

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Securing tomorrow’s food

Promoting the sustainable use of farm animal genetic resources

Information for action

A 70-page dossier with the details.

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A field manual of camel diseases

Traditional and Modern Health Care for the Dromedary

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Sheep husbandry and ethnoveterinary knowledge of Raika sheep pastoralists in Rajasthan, India

Ellen Geerlings, 2001

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Implementing the Convention on Biodiversity with respect to domestic animal diversity

Ilse Köhler-Rollefson, 2000

pp. 55-63 in: Experiences in Farmer’s Biodiversity Management: Report on the International Workshop on Animal and Plant Genetic Resources in Agriculture at the Biosphere Reserve Schorfheide-Chorin, Germany, 16-18 May 2000. German NGO Forum on Environment & Development, Bonn.

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