Despite progress, the largest percentage of the world’s population suffering from malnutrition remains in sub-Saharan Africa; that is, 239 million people or 30% of the population.
Journal articlesFood security FOOD SOVEREIGNTY AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION FOOD SHORTAGEPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesFood security RIGHT TO DRINKING WATER CEREALS IRRIGATION WATER SECURITY PRIVATIZATION
Participatory Geographic Information Systems (P-GIS) for natural resource management and food security in Africa : ict4d article, January 2011
This paper presents some thoughts on the status of fresh water in Africa, water for consumption and irrigation, and to meet the need for increased resources in cereals in a context of growth and densification of populations.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Journal articlesFood security Biodiversity ENDANGERED SPECIES FOREST CONSERVATION
Participatory Geographic Information Systems (P-GIS) for natural resource management and food security in Africa : ict4d article, March 2011
The Lower Tana River Forest (LTRF) Complex faces a major threat from human encroachment.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Novel approaches to identify optimal antiviral probiotics for swine industry in low-income countries
Effective control of major enteric viral pathogens (including rotaviruses) of livestock is critical for swine health and production.
Using Phages for the replacement of antibiotics, and reduction of drug resistant nontyphoidal Salmonella, in poultry farms in Kenya
Infectious diseases associated with poultry farming and egg production pose high health risks to farmers and consumers. They can also negatively affect the poultry industry of any given country.
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$21.2 million announced for research on Innovative Veterinary Solutions for Antimicrobial ResistancePublished dateMonday, 10. June 2019 - 14:15
Efforts are being made to document how communities are responding to climate vulnerability challenges at the local level.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesDAIRY CATTLE HIV PREVALENCE DAIRY FARMING Livestock
Prevalence of cryptosporidiosis in dairy cattle, cattle-keeping families, their non-cattle-keeping neighbours and HIV-positive individuals in Dagoretti Division, Nairobi, Kenya
This paper reports a study estimating the prevalence of cryptosporidiosis, an emerging zoonosis, in people and cattle in Dagoretti, Nairobi.Published dateThursday, August 2, 2012 - 04:00