Leveraging the potential of livestock for dryland development: Why a paradigm shift is needed

Presentation at an international conference on Nurturing Arid Zones for People and the Environment at the Central Arid Zone Research Institute, Jodhpur, India, 25 November 2009.

  • Title: Leveraging the potential of livestock for dryland development: Why a paradigm shift is needed
  • Author: Ilse Köhler-Rollefson / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / 2009
  • Description: Presentation at an international conference on Nurturing Arid Zones for People and the Environment at the Central Arid Zone Research Institute
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    Livestock farming with nature: Abstract

    Outlines the LIFE approach to documenting indigenous breeds, lobbying and advocacy for Livestock Keepers’ Rights, and exploring value addition and marketing for livestock products.
    In: Mainstreaming biodiversity issues into forestry and agriculture: Abstracts of poster presentations at the 13th meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice of the Convention on Biological Diversity, 18-22 Feb 2008, Rome.

  • Title: Livestock farming with nature: Abstract
  • Author: Ilse Koehler-Rollefson, Evelyn Mathias, Hanwant Singh Rathore, P. Vivekanandan and Jacob Wanyama / Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity / 2008
  • Description: Outlines the LIFE approach to documenting indigenous breeds, lobbying and advocacy for Livestock Keepers' Rights, and exploring value addition and marketing for livestock products.
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    Saving the camel and people’s livelihoods: Building a multi-stakeholder platform for the conservation of the camel in Rajasthan

    Proceedings of an International Conference held on 23–25 November 2004 in Sadri. Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan, Sadri, Rajasthan, India.
    Camel specialists from around the world discussed how to make camel keeping more profitable and attractive, so the decline in camel numbers in Rajasthan can be halted.

  • Title: Saving the camel and people’s livelihoods: Building a multi-stakeholder platform for the conservation of the camel in Rajasthan
  • Author: Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan / Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan / 2004
  • Description: Proceedings of an International Conference held on 23–25 November 2004 in Sadri. Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan, Sadri, Rajasthan, India
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    Saving Rajasthan’s camel herds: The perspective of camel breeders

    Over 50 camel breeders met in Sadri, Rajasthan in November 2004 to discuss the declining numbers of camels in Rajasthan. They recommended ways to increase access to grazing, improve veterinary services, and promote the marketing of camel milk and other products.

  • Title: Saving Rajasthan's camel herds: The perspective of camel breeders
  • Author: Arun Srivastava, Ilse Köhler-Rollefson, Hanwant Singh Rathore, and Uttra Kothari. Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan / Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan / 2004
  • Description: Over 50 camel breeders met in Sadri, Rajasthan in November 2004 to discuss the declining numbers of camels in Rajasthan.
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    Securing tomorrow’s food: Promoting the sustainable use of farm animal genetic resources: Issues and options

    Two breeds vanish every week, threatening herders and smallholders in marginal areas and the food security of us all. Why are we losing animal diversity? How to conserve diversity? What action is needed?

  • Title: Securing tomorrow's food: Promoting the sustainable use of farm animal genetic resources: Issues and options
  • Author: LPP / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / 2002
  • Description: Two breeds vanish every week, threatening herders and smallholders in marginal areas and the food security of us all
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