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Animal Genetic Resources (AnGR)

7th Session of the Intergovernmental Technical Working Group on Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (2012)

 

The 7th Session of the Intergovernmental Technical Working Group on Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture is being held at FAO headquarters, to review the implementation of the Global Plan of Action for Animal Genetic Resources.
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25 October 2012

Animal genetic resources crucial for food and agriculture. Towards a better conservation of indigenous breeds for food security.

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Joseph L.N. Sikosana, Director of Livestock Research, Zimbabwe
MP3: 4min30sec
Baitsi Podisi, Principal Research Officer, Department of Agricultural Research, Botswana
MP3: 3min19sec
Tiria Rere, Head of Livestock Division, Cook Islands
MP3: 4min26sec
Kalaya Boonyanuwat, National Coordinator for Animal Genetic Resources, Department of Livestock Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand
MP3: 5min16sec
Ilse Köhler Rollefson, League for Pastoral People and Indigenous Livestock Development, author of Invisible Guardians on the role of women in developing and maintaining animal genetic resources.
MP3: 7min32sec
Teresa Agüero, Oficina de Estudios y Políticas Agrarias, Ministerio de Agricultura, Chile
MP3: 4min.13sec
Badi Besbes, Oficial de Recursos Genéticos, FAO, sobre el manejo sostenible de los recursos zoogenéticos mundiales
MP3: 6min.2sec
Alizée Sauron, Division des ressources zoogénétiques, FAO, nous parle de la stratégie de financement pour la mise en œuvre du Plan d’action mondial pour les ressources zoogénétiques

22 October 2012

Preserving livestock genetic diversity for future generations. 22 percent of breeds at risk of extinction.

MP3: 2min39sec
Beate Berger, National Coordinator for Animal Genetic Resources, Federal Institute for Agricultural Research and Education, Austria, on the EU’s role in the preservation of animal genetic resources
MP3: 3min06sec
Paul Boettcher, Animal Genetic Resources Officer, FAO, on the conservation of animal genetic resources