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IDF President Jeremy Hill and Assistant Director General of the FAO Ren Wang explained the importance of the Declaration

The Dairy Declaration of Rotterdam


24 october 2016. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Dairy Federation (IDF) signed the Dairy Declaration of Rotterdam on 19th October during the IDF World Dairy Summit. The declaration recognizes the role of the dairy sector in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals [...]


Credits: © FAOLivestock diversity helps cope with climate change. Livestock diversity or animal genetic resources are terms used to describe the pool of 38 species of domesticated birds and mammals with more than 8 800 breeds currently used for food and agriculture.