livestock policies

Filling knowledge gaps to strengthen livestock policies in low-income countries

Challenges on both information supply and demand sides create a gap between livestock research and policy-making.New evidence needs to couple with targeted messaging to enhance impact of livestock policies in low-income countries. More data/models are needed to measure livestock sector's contribution to the economy, trade, food security and resilience. Our examples show how research can leverage various actors' interests and improve livestock policy interventions.