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This book by Ced Hesse and Sue Cavanna is ‘about the critical role mobile livestock keeping plays in the economic prosperity of Africa’s drylands.

We share a presentation by Andrea Bohn, MEAS, at the ICT4AG conference in Kigali, Rwanda, in October 2013 on a strategic approach to designing ICT-supported extension.

‘This manual aims to provide practical guidance in order to maximise the nutritional impact of food security & livelihoods interventions.

In November 2014, the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa will host a series of events to celebrate 15 years of promoting research and innovation in Africa.

‘The UN General Assembly declared 2014 to be the International Year of Family Farming and invited the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to facilitate implementation of the International Year,