In our second policy brief, we want to shed light on the importance of smallholder dairy farming in the global South and why decision makers should support it. Smallholder dairying provides livelihoods and contributes significantly to food and nutritional security. However, many challenges still exist. Read all about it in our policy brief on the milky way in the global South.
This policy brief contains the following information:
- a global framework of the recent rise in the production and consumption of milk and dairy
- the many advantages of smallholder dairy production and consumption in the South, in particular related to food and nutritional security
- an overview of some of the challenges related to smallholder dairy production
- recommendations on how to maximize the potential of smallholder dairy production