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A critical indicator: livestock's contribution to gross domestic product (English)

The size of livestock's contribution to agricultural value added as well as to the gross domestic product (GDP), is a commonly quoted measure of livestock’s role in the national economy. ... See More +

Brief 86444 MAY 01, 2014

Pica-Ciamarra, Ugo; Morgan, Nancy Disclosed

Investing in the livestock sector : why good numbers matter - a sourcebook for decision makers on how to improve livestock data (English)

This sourcebook summarizes the outputs and lessons of the Livestock in Africa: improving data for better policies project. It aims to present the challenges facing professionals collecting and analyzing livestock data and statistics and possible solutions. ... See More +

Other Agricultural Study 85732 JAN 01, 2014

Pica-Ciamarra, Ugo; Baker, Derek; Morgan, Nancy; Zezza, Alberto; Azzarri, Carlo; Ly, Cheikh; Nsiima, Longin; Nouala, Simplice; Okello, Patrick; Sserugga, Joseph Disclosed

Investing in African livestock : business opportunities in 2030-2050 (English)

Medium and long-term development perspectives of any productive sector are driven by prospects for demand growth which, dependent on the policy and economic environment, can translate into associated producer responses. ... See More +

Working Paper 86591 MAR 01, 2013

Baker, Derek; Ly, Cheikh; Morgan,Nancy Ruth; Nouala, Simplice; Pica-Ciamarra Ugo French Disclosed

Potential impact of climate change on resilience and livelihoods in mixed crop-livestock systems (English)

Mixed crop-livestock systems cover over one million square kilometers of farmland and support the livelihoods of millions of poor people in arid and semi-arid areas of Africa. ... See More +

Brief 76045 MAR 01, 2013

Braimoh, Ademola; Morgan, Nancy; Gall, Francois Le Disclosed

Investing in African livestock : business opportunities in 2030-2050 (French)

Medium and long-term development perspectives of any productive sector are driven by prospects for demand growth which, dependent on the policy and economic environment, can translate into associated producer responses. ... See More +

Working Paper 86591 MAR 01, 2013

Baker, Derek; Ly, Cheikh; Morgan,Nancy Ruth; Nouala, Simplice; Pica-Ciamarra Ugo English Disclosed

Livestock data in the United States : how is it collected? (English)

Yet 60 years later, livestock survey data is regularly and extensively used in the United States (U.S.) by various stakeholders to formulate agricultural policies, monitor programs, observe, develop new programs and services, and evaluate industry performance. ... See More +

Brief 86416 JAN 01, 2013

Morgan, Nancy French Disclosed

Livestock data in the United States : how is it collected? : Les donnees de l'elevage aux Etats-Unis : comment sont-elles collectees? (French)

Yet 60 years later, livestock survey data is regularly and extensively used in the United States (U.S.) by various stakeholders to formulate agricultural policies, monitor programs, observe, develop new programs and services, and evaluate industry performance. ... See More +

Brief 86416 JAN 01, 2013

Morgan, Nancy English Disclosed

Core livestock data and indicators : results of a stakeholder survey (English)

The global strategy to improve agriculture and rural statistic represents a major effort towards assisting developing countries to improve their agricultural statistical systems. ... See More +

Brief 86438 JAN 01, 2013

Baker, Derek; Morgan,Nancy Ruth French Disclosed

Livestock data survey of participants in the 12th livestock donor group meeting (English)

The livestock data innovation project conducted an online data survey among participants in the 12th inter-agency donor group meeting, held at African Union - Inter African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, on 10 to 12 May 2011. ... See More +

Brief 86410 JAN 01, 2013

Morgan, Nancy; Ring, Alison French Disclosed

What does sex-disaggregated data say about livestock and gender in Niger? : La ventilation des donnees en fonction du sexe : qu'indique-t-elle sur les homes et femmes et l'elevage au Niger? (French)

Gender issues should be considered in the planning of livestock development programs. Unfortunately, rarely is the data available to show the diverse yet often complementary roles and responsibilities in livestock production and gender differences in terms of access and control of livestock. ... See More +

Brief 86404 JAN 01, 2013

Morgan, Nancy; Pica-Ciamarra, Ugo English Disclosed

Core livestock data and indicators : results of a stakeholder survey : Données et indicateurs clés de l'elevage : résultats d'une enquête sur les acteurs (French)

The global strategy to improve agriculture and rural statistic represents a major effort towards assisting developing countries to improve their agricultural statistical systems. ... See More +

Brief 86438 JAN 01, 2013

Baker, Derek; Morgan,Nancy Ruth English Disclosed

Livestock data survey of participants in the 12th livestock donor group meeting : L'enquete sur les donnees de l'elevage des participants de la 12eme rencontre du groupe des donateurs d'animaux (livestock donor group) (French)

The livestock data innovation project conducted an online data survey among participants in the 12th inter-agency donor group meeting, held at African Union - Inter African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, on 10 to 12 May 2011. ... See More +

Brief 86410 JAN 01, 2013

Morgan, Nancy; Ring, Alison English Disclosed

What does sex-disaggregated data say about livestock and gender in Niger? (English)

Gender issues should be considered in the planning of livestock development programs. Unfortunately, rarely is the data available to show the diverse yet often complementary roles and responsibilities in livestock production and gender differences in terms of access and control of livestock. ... See More +

Brief 86404 JAN 01, 2013

Morgan, Nancy; Pica-Ciamarra, Ugo French Disclosed

Core indicator meeting in Niger : a discussion on priority livestock indicators (English)

Niger is one of the piloted countries being targeted under the gates-funded Livestock Data Innovation in Africa Project (LDIAP). This project supports the identification of priority livestock indicators and underlining data and the institutionalization of this data into national frameworks of agricultural statistics. ... See More +

Working Paper 86599 AUG 09, 2012

Morgan, Nancy; Bocoum, Ibrahima French Disclosed

Core indicator meeting in Niger : a discussion on priority livestock indicators : Les indicateurs prioritaires dans le secteur de l'elevage : le cas du Niger (French)

Niger is one of the piloted countries being targeted under the gates-funded Livestock Data Innovation in Africa Project (LDIAP). This project supports the identification of priority livestock indicators and underlining data and the institutionalization of this data into national frameworks of agricultural statistics. ... See More +

Working Paper 86599 AUG 09, 2012

Morgan, Nancy; Bocoum, Ibrahima English Disclosed

Core livestock data and indicators : results of a stakeholder survey (English)

Available agricultural data and indicators are often inadequate for decision makers to formulate efficient and equitable public and private sector investments. ... See More +

Working Paper 86634 MAY 01, 2012

Pica-Ciamarra, Ugo; Morgan, Nancy; Baker, Derek Disclosed

Measuring the contribution of livestock to household livelihoods : a livestock module for multi-topic household surveys (English)

About 60 percent of rural households in developing countries are estimated to fully or partly depend on livestock for their livelihoods. Available household level livestock data, however, are insufficient to appreciate the contribution of livestock to household livelihoods, including both the monetary and non-monetary benefits provided by farm animals. ... See More +

Working Paper 86642 NOV 01, 2011

Pica-Ciamarra, Ugo; Baker, Derek; Morgan, Nancy; Zezza, Alberto Disclosed

'If it can't be measured, it tends to be ignored' : the case of livestock data in Uganda (English)

In this issue: President Museveni receives world food day meal; new FAO Director General; new initiative explores improving pig value chain; cutting food waste to feed the world; Wangari Mathai - world loses a dedicated activist; bird flu rears its head again; and the end of rinderpest. ... See More +

Brief 86643 OCT 01, 2011

Sserugga, Joseph; Morgan, Nancy Disclosed

Missing food : the case of postharvest grain losses in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Rising and increasingly volatile food prices spiking for the second time in three years combined with heightened uncertainty about future prospects for food availabilities, are raising alarm about food security, particularly in low-income, food-deficit countries, most located in sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Brief 64930 MAY 01, 2011

Morgan, Nancy; Larson, Gunnar Disclosed

Missing food : the case of postharvest grain losses in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Low-income, food-deficit countries have become especially concerned about the global and national food situation over the past three years. While the proximate cause of this heightened concern was the surge in food prices that began in 2006 and peaked in mid-2008, concerns remain for other reasons, among them the higher market-clearing price levels that now seem to prevail, continuing price volatility, and the risk of intermittent food shortages occurring repeatedly far into the future. ... See More +

Other Agricultural Study 60371 APR 01, 2011

Zorya, Sergiy; Morgan, Nancy; Rios, Luz Diaz Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
A critical indicator: livestock's contribution to gross domestic product (English)
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MAY 01, 2014 86444 Brief
Investing in the livestock sector : why good numbers matter - a sourcebook for decision makers on how to improve livestock data (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 85732 Other Agricultural Study
Investing in African livestock : business opportunities in 2030-2050 (English)
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MAR 01, 2013 86591 Working Paper French
Potential impact of climate change on resilience and livelihoods in mixed crop-livestock systems (English)
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MAR 01, 2013 76045 Brief
Investing in African livestock : business opportunities in 2030-2050 (French)
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MAR 01, 2013 86591 Working Paper English
Livestock data in the United States : how is it collected? (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 86416 Brief French
Livestock data in the United States : how is it collected? : Les donnees de l'elevage aux Etats-Unis : comment sont-elles collectees? (French)
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JAN 01, 2013 86416 Brief English
Core livestock data and indicators : results of a stakeholder survey (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 86438 Brief French
Livestock data survey of participants in the 12th livestock donor group meeting (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 86410 Brief French
What does sex-disaggregated data say about livestock and gender in Niger? : La ventilation des donnees en fonction du sexe : qu'indique-t-elle sur les homes et femmes et l'elevage au Niger? (French)
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JAN 01, 2013 86404 Brief English
Core livestock data and indicators : results of a stakeholder survey : Données et indicateurs clés de l'elevage : résultats d'une enquête sur les acteurs (French)
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JAN 01, 2013 86438 Brief English
Livestock data survey of participants in the 12th livestock donor group meeting : L'enquete sur les donnees de l'elevage des participants de la 12eme rencontre du groupe des donateurs d'animaux (livestock donor group) (French)
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JAN 01, 2013 86410 Brief English
What does sex-disaggregated data say about livestock and gender in Niger? (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 86404 Brief French
Core indicator meeting in Niger : a discussion on priority livestock indicators (English)
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AUG 09, 2012 86599 Working Paper French
Core indicator meeting in Niger : a discussion on priority livestock indicators : Les indicateurs prioritaires dans le secteur de l'elevage : le cas du Niger (French)
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AUG 09, 2012 86599 Working Paper English
Core livestock data and indicators : results of a stakeholder survey (English)
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MAY 01, 2012 86634 Working Paper
Measuring the contribution of livestock to household livelihoods : a livestock module for multi-topic household surveys (English)
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NOV 01, 2011 86642 Working Paper
'If it can't be measured, it tends to be ignored' : the case of livestock data in Uganda (English)
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OCT 01, 2011 86643 Brief
Missing food : the case of postharvest grain losses in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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MAY 01, 2011 64930 Brief
Missing food : the case of postharvest grain losses in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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APR 01, 2011 60371 Other Agricultural Study