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Activities of VET-GOV

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Main Activities 2013

  • Planning and engagement meeting with 54 National Livestock Policy Focal Points (NLPFPs) on VET-GOV Programme, April, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
  • Multi-disciplinary stakeholders Workshops were conducted and PHs structures were put in place in 23 countries, January - April, Different african countries

 Main Activities 2012

  • 2nd Steering Committee Meeting, November, Lusaka, Zambia
  • The First NLPFPs Meeting, where 39 countries represented to agree on the establishment of Policy Hubs in Member States, October - November, Arusha, Tanzania
  • The Policy Analysis Training Workshop for Regional Coordinators and Counterparts from RECs, October, Naivasha, Kenya
  • Benchmarking workshop with National Technical Focal Points drawn from IGAD Member States, October, Naivasha, Kenya
  • Appointment of National Livestock Policy Focal Points in 52 Countries, September
  • Missions to countries for the Programme's introduction, baseline data collection - 47 countries were visited, June - October
  • First planning and team building event, June, Naivasha, Kenya
  • First Steering Committee Meeting, June, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Stakeholder meetings were held for CEN-SAD/UMA, COMESA, EAC and IGAD, ECCAS, SADC, ECOWAS, May - June, Cairo, Livingstone, Nairobi, Libreville, Gaborone, and Lome respectively
  • Programme Inception Meeting, May, Paris, France
  • Programme induction, January - February