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Global Nutrition Symposium: The Missing Link

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The Missing Link: Increasing Availability of Animal-source Foods Through Greater Production and Marketing of Quality Feeds

January 24-25, 2018 | Addis, Ababa, Ethiopia

Welcome to the second Global Nutrition Symposium from the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems. This event will focus on improving the supply of quality livestock feed, which has been identified as the most important priority by our stakeholders in all target countries.

This year’s event will be co-hosted by Ethiopian Institute for Agricultural Research (EIAR) and Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA). An agenda will be made available on our website. The keynote address will be delivered by Dr. Harinder Makkar, an independent consultant and former Senior Animal Production Officer, FAO.

The event will feature representatives from numerous stakeholders, including:

  • USAID
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Ethiopian Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR)
  • Environmental Institute for Agricultural Research (INERA)
  • International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
  • AfricaRising
  • Hawassa University
  • Kansas State University
  • National Institute of Agricultural Research (INRAN)
  • International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
  • Iowa State University
  • Ethiopian Animal Feed Industry Association
  • ACDI/VOCA
  • American Telemedicine Association
  • Mercy Corps
  • External Advisory Board, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems

Additional experts from different parts of the world will address pertinent topics. You will have the opportunity to engage in in-depth discussions on sub-topics within two Working Groups on "Methods for quality feed supply" and "Models and tools for feed delivery."

Field Trip on January 25, 2-5pm: Register on site for your choice. Details will be forthcoming.

We look forward to connecting with you in Addis Ababa.

Technical problems? We can help you to register. Please email your contact information to: livestock-lab@ufl.edu. We will respond as soon as possible.

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