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Workshop on Pastoralism and African Livestock Development

Workshop on Pastoralism and African Livestock Development

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Published by U.S. Agency for International Development in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


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Statementsubmitted by the Institute for Development Anthropology Bureau for Africa and Office of Evaluation Bureau for Program and Policy Coordination U.S. Agency for International Development.
SeriesA.I.D. Program Evaluation Report -- no.4
ContributionsUnited States. Agency for International Development. Bureau for Program and Policy Coordination. Office of Evaluation., Institute for Development Anthropology.
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Open LibraryOL17941965M

Dec 26,  · The types of livestock kept by pastoralists vary according to climate, environment, water and other natural resources, and geographical area, and may include camels, goats, sheep, yaks, horses, llamas, alpacas, reindeer and vicunas. Mobility is a key feature qualifying pastoralism. South of the Sahara, east African pastoralism has evolved with many of the same features: a community with complex herds (zebu, camel, goat, sheep) and nonsedentary village arrangements. The tent is absent here. The productivity of stock is lower than in north African and central Asian pastoralism, and the nomadic round is less firmly regulated.

Those who believe that pastoralism - based primarily on raising livestock in arid and semi-arid lands (ASAL) - can last into the 21st century, argue that increased urbanisation will mean a greater. Abstract. Turmoil in Somalia in the early s had a debilitating impact on pastoralist activities. Over half the estimated million Somalis are nomadic or semi-nomadic herders subject to Cited by: 7.

A REVIEW OF LAND TENURE POLICY IMPLICATIONS ON PASTORALISM IN TANZANIA D. healthtechdays.como Department of Livestock Research, Training and Extension Ministry of Livestock Development and Fisheries PO Box Dar es Salaam April, Pastoralism supports between and million people in drylands, mountainous and marginal lands. VSF International works to support pastoralist communities, and advocates to recognize the multiple economic, social, cultural and environmental functions of pastoralism.


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Get this from a library. The Workshop on pastoralism and African livestock development: a report. [Institute for Development Anthropology (Binghamton, N.Y.); United States.

Agency for International Development. Bureau for Africa.; United States. Agency for International Development. Office of. Get this from a library. The Workshop on pastoralism and African livestock development. [Institute for Development Anthropology (Binghamton, N.Y.); United States.

Agency for International Development. Bureau for Africa.; United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Evaluation.;]. This book gives a view of ‘development at the margins’ in the pastoral areas of the Horn of Africa.

Edited by Andy Catley, Jeremy Lind and Ian Scoones, Pastoralism and Development In Africa: Dynamic Change at the Margins highlights innovation and entrepreneurialism, cooperation and networking and diverse approaches which are rarely in line with standard.

and southern African regions is a result of their production system. Pastoralism, characterized by seasonal mobility of livestock in search of nutritious pastures and water, is widely believed to be uneconomic and environmentally destructive no longer able to provide pastoralists with sustainable and decent livelihoods.

Opening ceremony of Exchange Workshop of Pan African Parliamentarians on Livestock policy and pastoralism in Africa An Exchange workshop on livestock policy and pastoralism in Africa was organized by the African Union Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), from 12 th to 16 th November for Members of the Pan African Parliament.

Enhancing Livestock Resilience and Pastoral Livelihoods in Africa Presentation transcript May 17, chief of party of the USAID funded Kenya dry lands livestock development program. This is a livestock value chain program focusing on enhancing livestock sector focusing on pastoralism and drought preparedness throughout.

Pastoralism and development in Africa: Dynamic change at the margins evidence from the empirical literature on African pastoralism. Moreover, the article reports on several sets of ‘policy. PASTORALISM AND DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA Dynamic change at the margins Edited by Andy Catley, 9 'Responsible companies' and African livestock-keepers: helping, teaching but not learning.

John Morton 21 Reflections on the future of pastoralism in the Horn of Africa Peter D. Little References Index Regional Livestock and Pastoralism Policy Training Part 1: Livestock, Trade and Economics Garissa, Kenya, 22nd to 26th September 1 1.

BACKGROUND In the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), the Common. Oct 02,  · Pastoral Livestock Marketing in Eastern and Southern Africa: Research and Policy Challenges. Jon D. Unruh. McPeak, John, and Peter Little, eds. Longstanding problems regarding the livelihoods of East African pastoralists and how they interact with outside interests and actors have perplexed governments, policymakers, and development.

Jul 22,  · Finally, let me clarify that this is a book about pastoralism and development in the Horn of Africa; not about pastoralism and development in Africa as the title suggests. All the chapters in this book describe pastoral systems in the Horn with a few references to pastoral systems in other parts of healthtechdays.com: Mark Moritz.

In Chad, the livestock belonging to pastoralists makes up one-third of exports and feeds 40% of the population. Close Up on Pastoralism’s Role in Generating Considerable Livestock Trade When it comes to the livestock trade, the numbers speak for themselves. In West. Socio-economics of pastoralism AHMAD 1 The socio-economics of pastoralism: a commentary on changing techniques cultural values and the need to involve them in the processes of change and development with a potential to affect them.

a major pre-occupation of this Workshop. Enormous advances have been made in recent years in climate and. May 08,  · RATIONALE The Policy Framework for Pastoralism in Africa arises from the need for a continent-wide platform to effectively address, in a holistic manner, the many challenges of pastoral communities A Joint AUC and the UNOCHA initiative for the development of a pan African Policy Framework for Pastoralism 5.

International development and West African pastoralism. Analysing conceptions of livestock ownership. pastoralists by examining how these varied implications impact the relationships between pastoralists and international development projects in the West African Sahel.

While research results uniformly show that livestock ownership is Author: Jacob Paul Hukill. Pastoral Livestock Marketing in Eastern and Southern Africa: Research and Policy Challenges (review) The book is an outcome of a project sponsored by the Global Livestock Collaborative Author: Jon Unruh.

African Studies Review “Ecology of African Pastoralist Societies is an expansive discussion of the ecology, history, and anthropology of pastoralism in Africa.

Wide reference is made to ecology, demographics, history, anthropology, archaeology, ethnography, nutrition, entomology, veterinary medicine, and other subjects. Pastoralism in the Horn of Africa: Diverse livelihood pathways Pastoralists in the Horn of Africa have struggled for centuries with drought, conflict and famine.

They are resourceful, innovative and entrepreneurial peoples, by necessity. While highland areas and livestock development in the. The workshop on Policy Dialogue and the capacity of pastoralists include livestock development, policy and governance, gender balanced development, equitable resource tenure, access to social services in addition to through the preparation of the Policy Framework for Pastoralism was acknowledged.

Also African governments were called on. Pastoralists are typically involved with herding livestock including cattle, goats, sheep, camels, yaks, llamas, buffalos, horses, donkeys and reindeer. They produce meat, milk, eggs and non-food products such as hides, fibre and wool. Pastoralism is practiced on all continents and is mainly found in dry, cold and mountainous areas.

At the end of a two-day regional workshop on livestock development and drought preparedness held in Djibouti, technical experts and development partners have endorsed a programme that would enhance livelihoods of pastoralists and agro-pastoralists in the Horn of Africa.

Regional Programme to Enhance Pastoralism Endorsed. Regional Programme.EAPIT, East African Pastoralism in Transition January 8, · Ongoing lawlessness risks disrupting or stopping important long-term livestock research, thereby threatening the futures of hundreds of millions of livestock producers—as well as the processors, sellers and consumers of milk and meat—across Africa.A historical reassessment of pastoral livestock marketing in Africa f* ODI Agricultural Occasional Paper 15 Overseas Development Institute Customary Commerce: a historical reassessment of pastoral livestock marketing in Africa The record of livestock trading over time indicates that African pastoralism has neither in the past nor.