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During its twenty-third session held on 21-25 May 2012 in Rome, the FAO Committee on Agriculture (COAG) outlined Options for stakeholder dialogue in support of sustainable livestock development.
This was done in the particular context of the Global Agenda of Action, which sees livestock as one of the best ways to build resilience and help populations to improve their livelihoods in rural areas in the face of climate change.
As per its resolution on strengthening dialogue among stakeholders, the committee
In addition to calling for active support to the Global Agenda of Action, the committee recognised the need to come up with genuinely innovative governance and a functional system for the Global Agenda of Action and requested further information regarding its development and its relation to COAG.
Finally, the committee made the suggestion for the secretariat to organise a donor meeting to explore the potential for mobilising additional extra-budgetary resources.