Family livestock farming & food and nutrition security

Library, Publications

In Africa, improving the potential of family livestock farming allows livestock keepers to feed their families and improve their well-being. Through concrete examples, discover in this infographics the links between the improvement of family livestock farming’s potential and the improvement of household food and nutrition security in Africa.

Annual report 2016

Annual report, Publications

Discover our activity report for 2016. Each year, Vétérinaires Sans Frontières Belgium reports on its activities and projects over the past year. This is how we show our committment and accountability to our donors, volunteers, employees and partner organizations in Belgium and Africa.

Adventure in Tanzania

Movies

In 2016, RTBF’s program Code Adventure made a stopover in Tanzania for a special trip among the Masai with Khyl, an 11-year-old Belgian.

Policy brief: building resilience through livestock

Publications

In Africa, most livestock and agricultural systems are run by families. Family farmers adapt relatively well to changes in their environment. But the number of families coping with stresse, shocks, risks and disasters is constantly growing. Their resilience is under pressure.

Why mobile phones are indispensable for livestock keepers

News

Only 30 kilometres from the Nigerian capital Niamey, you arrive in a very remote area and you get the feeling being in the middle of nowhere: no houses, routes or cars (only a group of giraffes who passes by very gracefully). But, unlike what you may expect, all the bars on the cell phone are visible: optimal reception.