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Consultation on 2nd edition of LEGS (Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards) Handbook

Consultation on 2nd edition draft open until 16th February
10 Jan 2014,

The LEGS Handbook is being revised in preparation for a second edition to be published in late 2014. All stakeholders were invited to send feedback on the first edition and this was reviewed by the LEGS Steering Group, together with the recommendations from a number of briefing papers commissioned on key topics including cash transfers, animal welfare, livestock interventions in IDP and refugee camps, climate change and gender.

A Consultation Draft has now been developed and is available for comment and feedback, using the Feedback Form available on the LEGS website. Responses should be sent to the LEGS Coordinator by the 16th February 2014.

The “Improved Global Governance for Hunger Reduction” programme is funded by the European Union with additional resources provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). The programme is managed by FAO and collaborates with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP)”