People-centred livestock development: A training course for NGOs

Training of trainers manual for staff of NGOs and community organizations on how to gather information on local animal breeding, health care and management methods.
Module 1: Introduction to people-centred livestock development
Module 2: Breeding and animal genetic resources
Module 3: Ethnoveterinary medicine
Module 4: Local feed and fodder resources
Module 5: The future of people-centred livestock development

  • Title: People-centred livestock development: A training course for NGOs
  • Author: LPP and LPPS / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan / 2011
  • Description: Training of trainers manual for staff of NGOs and community organizations on how to gather information on local animal breeding, health care and management methods
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  • Pages: 63

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    Internationale Tagung Tierhalterrechte und Biologische Vielfalt

    A report of an International conference on Livestock Keepers’ Rights and Biodiversity organized by the League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development at Lichtenberg Castle, Odenwald, Germany, 19 May 2010. Summarizes presentations and discussions by livestock keepers and specialists from Germany, India, Pakistan, South Africa, Spain and Tanzania.

  • Title: Internationale Tagung Tierhalterrechte und Biologische Vielfalt
  • Author: LPP / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / 2010
  • Description: A report of an International conference on Livestock Keepers' Rights and Biodiversity
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  • Pages: 24

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    People-centred livestock development: A tool for sustainable development?

    People-centred livestock development builds on livestock keepers’ own initiatives and efforts, while helping them to use the best of both local and outside knowledge and resources. This literature review summarizes and analyses the experiences of 16 projects and organizations in Africa, Latin America and Europe that use such approaches.

  • Title: People-centred livestock development: A tool for sustainable development?
  • Author: Ellen Geerlings / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development / 2010
  • Description: People-centred livestock development builds on livestock keepers’ own initiatives and efforts, while helping them to use the best of both local and outside knowledge and resources
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  • Pages: 70

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    Endogenous livestock development: Strengthening local initiatives using resources sustainably

    Endogenous livestock development means putting small-scale livestock keepers and pastoralists at the centre of their own development. It means building on what they already do, and supporting their initiatives to improve their livelihoods, instead of imposing “solutions” from outside. This booklet outlines the endogenous livestock development approach and introduces the ELD Network.

  • Title: Endogenous livestock development: Strengthening local initiatives using resources sustainably
  • Author: Evelyn Mathias / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / 2008
  • Description: Endogenous livestock development means putting small-scale livestock keepers and pastoralists at the centre of their own development
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  • Pages: 23

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    Endogenous versus globalized: An alternative vision of livestock development for the poor

    Critical analysis of the options for increasing livestock production would be successful and equitable, and examines the alternative approach, endogenous livestock development, building on local resources, including knowledge, institutions, fodder, and animal genetic resources.

  • Title: Endogenous versus globalized: An alternative vision of livestock development for the poor
  • Author: Ilse Köhler-Rollefson / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / 2007
  • Description: Critical analysis of the options for increasing livestock production
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  • Pages: 23

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