Pastoralism

Find here the report of the Vijverbergsession on Pastoralism, 9 June 2011

Workshop at the Ministry EL&I by Ced Hesse (IIED, London), 29 September 2011

Introductions were given by:

Dr. Sarah Ossiya, Consultant Pastoral Investment Initiative, AU-IBAR, African Union, Kenya
Mr. David Nkedianye, ex-ILRI and now director of Reto-o-Reto from Kenya
Mr. Michael Odhiambo, Resource Conflict Institute (RECONCILE), Kenya
Mrs. Ann Waters-Bayer, ETC Ecoculture

June 9, 2011, Presentations and lectures in The Hague, starting at 12.00h

12.00 – 14.00 uur:  Lunch: lecture and discussion at the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture & Innovation, The Hague

14.30 – 16.30 uur: Lecture and discussion at the ISS, Institute of Social Studies, Kortenaerkade 12, 2518 AX Den Haag, 070 4260460. Introductions by Professor Mohamed Salih (ISS), chaired by Professor Ton Dietz (Professor of Human Geography at the University of Amsterdam and director of the African Studies Centre and Professor in African Development at Leyden University.)

17.00 – 19.00 uur: Vijverbergsessie, Chaired by professor Ton Dietz

More on the theme:

Livestock keeping in African drylands

Facts and potentials

Policy Issues

Undervalued and victim of uninformed policy

Pastoralism

Policy issues

Around foodFIRST

18 Apr 2018 | Kamerbrief over accenten in het voedselbeleid voor de komende jaren
Minister Schouten (LNV) en staatssecretaris Blokhuis (VWS) informeren de Tweede Kamer over het voedselbeleid en de specifieke accenten die zij hierin ...

21 Mar 2018 | Een woord van advies aan Minister Kaag: wees kritisch op de NGO middle man
Afrikaanse vrouwen worden door westerse NGO's te veel als slachtoffer geframed binnen de discussie over hun Seksuele Reproductieve Gezondheid en Recht ...

20 Mar 2018 | Africa's Free-Trade Future
With the launch of the African Union's long-awaited Continental Free Trade Area this month, African leaders have an opportunity to set their countries ...

16 Mar 2018 | Food Security's Social Network
The number of chronically undernourished people in the world is rising again, as crises like climate change and violent conflict weaken food security. ...

5 Feb 2018 | The AU-EU Summit, migration, mobility and youth
The way migration and mobility will be managed politically and accommodated economically will be a defining factor for the future of Africa and of Eur ...

[> all messages

 

Available for download: FoodFirst on the Floriade Venlo 2012, the illustrated short report of the foodFIRST conferences in 2012.

The WorldFoodClock

 

 

Did you know?

(photo by Cordaid)