Food security

Livestock production in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for exploiting resilient livestock genotypes in the light of climate change

This presentation was held by Okeyo, A. Mwai & J.M.K. Ojango at the international seminar 'Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change' co-hosted by SIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016.

Action Plan for the sustainable management and use of Swedish farm animal genetics resources

This presentation was held at the international seminar 'Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change' co-hosted by SIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016.

Options for Indigenous Animal Genetic Resources when Gender comes into play

This presentation was held by J.M.K Ojango, J.Audho, E. Oyelng, A. Galie, J. Philipsson & A.M. Okeyo at the international seminar 'Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change' co-hosted by SIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016.

Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change

This presentation was held at the international seminar 'Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change' co-hosted by SIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016.

How can avocado improve the livelihoods of smallholders in Tanzania?

Avocado has important nutritional values and the potential to contribute to cash flow in smallholder farming particularly for women in Tanzania.

Chances of high value crops entering local, regional markets and beyond is, however, often constrained by quality, particularly for home garden smallholder farmer settings.

Innovative, Inspiring, Modern…We are talking about urban farming

Farming is no longer confined to rural areas. Urban agriculture is becoming an essential part of food security. In a context of rapid urbanization, higher urban poverty. More importantly, urban agriculture is essential for improving urban food security.

The talk about small-scale fisheries. Or not.

“If you do not have healthy fishing communities, you will not have healthy fish consumers” – Naseegh Jaffer, General Secretary of World Forum of Fisher Peoples(WFFP)

Áreas clave para garantizar la seguridad alimentaria mundial

Atender un evento tan importante como es la reunión anual del Comité de Seguridad Alimentaria Mundial (CSA) supone comprender los puntos básicos de la agenda 2030para el desarrollo sostenible.

A place where the plants come to us

Lessons from the Singapore experience...

Singapore is really the place where, thanks to high-tech agricultural solutions, people don’t go to the plants; the plants come closer to the people.