1st Dairy task force meeting

The GASL Action Network Livestock for Social Development has joined forces with the Global Dairy Platform, FAO, the IFCN Dairy Network, the Dairy Sustainability Framework, ILRI and the National Dairy Development Board of India to generate awareness on the importance of investing in the dairy sector for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. A task force of technical experts met on 19 and 20 February at FAO in Rome to develop guidelines for assessing the contribution of the dairy sector to society, defining key elements and indicators to quantify the contribution, and reaching consensus on what outputs to deliver in 2019. (22 February 2019)