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Support to countries


FAO supports countries in their implementation of the Global Plan of Action for Animal Genetic Resources in a number of ways, including by:


FAO also implements Technical Cooperation Programme projects in the field of animal genetic resources management. Requests for assistance from the Technical Cooperation Programme can be submitted by the governments of FAO Member countries.


Examples of capacity-development activities
Regional workshops
Characterization, Inventory and Monitoring of Animal Genetic Resources
Tartu, Estonia, 17–19 May 2011
Documents and presentations
Animal identification and recording systems for traceability and livestock development in countries of Latin America and the Caribbean
Santiago, Chile, 5–7 December 2011
| Papers | Presentations | Proceedings |
Best Practices in Cattle, Sheep and Goat Production Ensuring Market Access for Small Scale Farmers for Central and Eastern European Countries
Budapest, Hungary, 25–28 October 2010
Report and presentations

Development of National Action Plans
for Sustainable Management of Animal Genetic Resources
Kyiv, Ukraine, 27–30 September 2010

International Livestock Research Institute/Swedish University Agricultural Sciences project Capacity Building for Sustainable Use Animal Genetic Resources in Developing Countries

Projects supported under the Funding Strategy for the Implementation of the Global Plan of Action for Animal Genetic Resources