Beyond material transfer agreements: Access and benefit-sharing of animal genetic resources: About the need to think out of the box

Shows how conservation of livestock biodiversity can be achieved while at the same time improving food security, adaptation to climate change and resilience, by taking the next steps towards achieving the goals of the Convention on Biological Diversity, with specific reference to the Global Plan of Action on Animal Genetic Resources.

  • Title: Beyond material transfer agreements: Access and benefit-sharing of animal genetic resources: About the need to think out of the box
  • Author: LPP / 2016
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    Investing in livestock futures

    This flyer introduces the approaches promoted and used by LPP to strengthen the position of small-scale livestock keepers: Biocultural Protocols, Livestock Keepers’ Rights and an innovative approach to marketing the products of local breeds.

  • Title: Investing in livestock futures
  • Author: LPP / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development / 2012
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    Vielfalt statt Monopoly: Für einen Fortbestand der traditionellen Nutztierrassen und der Kultur ihrer Hüter

    Call for livestock-based culture instead of livestock industry; identity instead of rural depopulation, livestock keepers’ rights instead of monopoly, and participation in value chains instead of overproduction by a few giant firms

  • Title: Vielfalt statt Monopoly: Für einen Fortbestand der traditionellen Nutztierrassen und der Kultur ihrer Hüter
  • Author: LPP / League for Pastoral Peoples and Endogenous Livestock Development and Local Livestock for Empowerment (LIFE) Network / LIFE Network / 2011
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