Livestock master plans for Ethiopia, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uzbekistan developed with national ministries. In Ethiopia the plan has informed USD100 million investment in value addition processing and a new World Bank USD170 million livestock sector investment program used the plan to inform priorities. A similar plan is being developed for the Bihar state of India.
Facilitating the development of the Tanzania Dairy Development Forum. With 170 organizations participating, it has raised interest and investment in the dairy industry.
A coherent and comprehensive approach to gender and livestock is being rolled out across all livestock research areas. This involves leveraging genetic interventions to empower women. The research will have an impact globally as it provides entry points on gender for livestock projects across the world.