livestock live talks new series of ILRI-‐hosted monthly seminars About the speaker People, the planet and sustainable livestock Jeroen Dijkman has over 20 years of experience in promo7ng development, innova7on and policy and ins7tu7onal change in the rural and agricultural sectors. His talk will cover: Jeroen Dijkman was previously the director of an Enabling Innova7on Theme of the • Scarcity and demand in the livestock sector Interna7onal Livestock Research Ins7tute • The consequences of conduc7ng livestock business as usual (ILRI). He currently works for the Livestock Informa7on, Sector Analysis and Policy • Unpacking the no7on of ‘sustainable livestock produc7on’ Branch of the Food and Agriculture • The change we want (and need) Organiza7on of the United Na7ons (FAO). He also coordinates the Learning, Innova7on and • One world, one agenda Knowledge (LINK) program, which supports partnerships that link researchers and policymakers in developing countries to Venue: John Vercoe Auditorium, ILRI Nairobi promote synthesis of global experiences in rural and agricultural innova7on. Dijkman Date: Friday 18 January 2013 also coordinates the Global Agenda of Ac7on Time: 1500 to 1600 hours for Sustainable Livestock Sector Development, a mul7-‐stakeholder ini7a7ve which emphasizes eﬃcient use of natural The 20-‐minute talk will be followed by a ques7on-‐and-‐answer session. resources and changes in prac7ce for sustainable livestock sector development.