Significant progress on joint action for sustainable livestock sector development


Stakeholders of the livestock sector committed to collective action during the third Multi-Stakeholder Platform meeting of the Global Agenda of Action that took place on 22, 23, 24 of January in Nairobi. The Agenda brings together stakeholders from research institutions, inter-governmental organizations including FAO, the private and public sectors, and civil society from around the globe. The Agenda seeks to ensure the sustainable development of the livestock sector through improved natural resource use in support of livelihoods, long-term food security and economic development. It aims to achieve this through the continuous improvement of practices, such as choice of technologies, management, or policy making.