Engaging youth cooperative in livestock trading for strengthening effectiveness of destocking and restocking interventions

Authors: IGAD
Date: 2019


In this practice, a European Union funded project known as Resilience in Ethiopia project (RESET II project) established youth-focused livestock trading cooperatives, which engaged in purchasing and supplying of livestock (goat) and helped in enhancing the effectiveness of the destocking and restocking operation in Afambo woreda of Afar regional state. Partner institutions promoted the practice in into other woredas such as Elidar and Aysaita.