The informal meeting of African institutions on Livestock Policy Making for Africa was held at the headquarters of the FAO in Rome on 8-9 March, 2005. This document summarises the proceedings of that meeting. The meeting was convened by PPLPI to:
- Develop a common understanding of key policies and strategies for livestock-sector development in the major livestock keeping regions in sub-Saharan Africa.
- Identify the main constraints to implementation of the key livestock sector development policies and strategies.
- Define the role of the Pro-Poor Livestock Policy Facility (PPLPF) in overcoming the identified constraints.
PPLPI, FAO, Rome, Italy, 49 pp.