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Climate change and resource conflict
Rural transformation
Land, Livestock and Livelihoods; the Triple L Research Initiative
 
Publication
5 March 2019
Building resilience and disaster risk reduction among pastoralist communities in West Pokot

This policy brief provides findings and recommendations from the Triple-L research initiative how to build resilience among pastoralists in West Pokot, Kenya.

Health and nutrition
Rural transformation
 
News Story
18 July 2018
High antibiotic resistance in Cambodia’s pigs

Results from a research at SLU have shown that administration of antimicrobials to food-producing animals is regarded as a major contributor to the overall emergence of resistance in bacteria...

Rural transformation
Land, Livestock and Livelihoods; the Triple L Research Initiative
 
News Story
15 November 2017
Triple-L digs deeper into land-use transitions in the drylands of Sub-Saharan Africa

Understanding land-use transitions requires moving from simplistic and linear representations of both their causes and the processes of change to interaction among many factors at different spacial and temporal scales.

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
News Story
7 June 2017
African swine fever slows development in Uganda

Uganda has the fastest growing pig production in sub-Saharan Africa.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
News Story
12 April 2017
High milk yields in a harsh climate: Is it all about the genes?

Droughts, heat, erratic rainfall and floods can leave cows, sheep and goats with little to graze on. Changing climate will affect production of feed for livestock too. Harsh and extreme weather conditions can also reduce reproductive ability and undermine health of animals.

Climate change and resource conflict
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Publication
5 April 2017
Use of Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change

Livestock are essential for food and nutrition security in sub-Saharan Africa. They serve multiple purposes and are economically important, contributing 20–40% of agricultural gross domestic...

Health and nutrition
Rural transformation
 
Blog Post
15 March 2017
Why does animal health matter?

Hand on your heart: Is animal health one of your main considerations when you think about international development cooperation or food security?

Health and nutrition
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
News Story
3 December 2016
Antimicrobials in the livestock sector discussed at CFS event co-organized with SLU

Antimicrobial resistance in the livestock sector is an emerging global threat associated with extensive non-rational use of antimicrobials.

Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Slides
25 October 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.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Slides
25 October 2016
Water use in Global Dairy Farming Systems and lessons for breeding policies for dairy production

This presentation was held by N. Sultana & K.J. Peters at the interntional seminar 'Livestock Resources for FoodSIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016. Security in the Light of...