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  • Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture: Newsletter No. 65

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Ethiopia. ©FAO/Giulio Napolitano

Governments meet to discuss the sustainable future of livestock in Africa


23 February 2017 – Addis Ababa. Africa Sustainable Livestock 2050 (ASL2050) launched today in Addis Ababa, encouraging governments to think beyond livestock today, for the people of tomorrow. ASL2050 is a cross-sectoral initiative analysing the impact of a growing livestock sector on public health, the environment, and livelihoods. Government ministers and representatives from Burkina Faso, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria and Uganda, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and FAO met today to discuss the future of the livestock sector in Africa. [...]