The on-line and printed resource aims to help government, NGOs, grassroots organisations and project design personnel with decisions about if and how to plan and implement family poultry programs. It provides a range of information and good practices available on different types and flock sizes of family poultry to assist with the development of appropriate interventions.
The publication will help project designers to build on what has been demonstrated to work at the field level. It aims to develop awareness about the potential of family poultry in contributing to family incomes, food security and poverty alleviation. It provides a range of information available on family poultry to assist with the development of appropriate interventions. It also allows livestock scientists, socio-economists, political office holders, donor administrators and project officers to benefit from field experiences and use the information available to give them the best chance of developing projects appropriate for local conditions.