Cross-cutting issues on livestock and climate change
Animal health and climate changePDF
This brief lays out a strategy to tackle the complex relationship between food security, sustainable development and changing climate. The important role of animal health within this nexus should be further explored.
Livestock diversity helps cope with climate changePDF
Livestock diversity or animal genetic resources are terms used to describe the pool of 38 species of domesticated birds and mammals currently used for food and agriculture. This infographic shows how livestock diversity can help us to adapt to a hotter and harsher world and make us more resilient...
Biodiversity and the livestock sector guidelines for quantitative assessmentPDF
These guidelines aim to introduce a harmonised international approach for assessing the impacts of livestock on biodiversity, assessing the co-benefit for climate change. They are a product of the Livestock Environmental Assessment and Performance (LEAP) Partnership.
Methodologies and guidelines
|Kind of Activities||Understanding basic concepts|
|Collection Updated||November 2021|