International conference on emerging challenges of livestock production Asia, Sept 2006

11 November 2008 | Event

 

The LEAD Initiative (Livestock, Environment and Development), together with SCOPE (Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment) and other partners held an internal conference on emerging challenges of livestock production. The conference addressed structural change and emerging issues in livestock production systems, with a focus on the consequences of this expanding industry on health, economic, social and ecological systems. Furhter information can be obtained from Henning Steinfeld, Chief, AGAL and Coordinator, LEAD; Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN: Tel: +39-0657054751;
e-mail: henning.steinfeld@fao.orghenning.steinfeld@fao.org