On July 22, 2022, a panel discussion was held online featuring experts working at the nexus of gender integration and livestock. The panelists highlighted key, practical, and readily available resources that development practitioners can use to effectively integrate gender in livestock program design and implementation. Panelists discussed ongoing research in the field of livestock and gender, including their views on persistent knowledge gaps, developing trends, and other issues on the horizon in the sector.
Farzana Ramzan (moderator), Senior Gender Advisor, Bureau for Resilience and Food Security, USAID
Beth Miller, President, Miller Consulting; and Co-facilitator of the Gender & Livestock CoP of Livestock Data for Decisions (LD4D)
Kathy Colverson, Lead, Gender & Youth for the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems; Associate Research Scientist, Animal Sciences, University of Florida
Immaculate Omondi, Gender Research Economist, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
This online event is presented by the Bureau for Resilience and Food Security of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in cooperation with the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems.
Here is a list of many of the resources shared during this presentation. Refer to the presentation's PDF above for more details.
This work was funded in whole or part by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Food Security under Agreement # AID-OAA-L-15-00003 as part of Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems. Additional funding was received from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed here are those of the authors alone.