Camels

A camel is an even-toed ungulate in the genus Camelus that bears distinctive fatty deposits known as "humps" on its back. Camels have long been domesticated and, as livestock, they provide food (milk and meat) and textiles (fiber and felt from hair). Camels are working animals especially suited to their desert habitat and are a vital means of transport for passengers and cargo. There are three surviving species of camel. The one-humped dromedary makes up 94% of the world's camel population, and the two-humped Bactrian camel makes up 6%. The Wild Bactrian camel is a separate species and is now …

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ICIPE: African Insect Science for Food and Health · 23 May 2024 English

April 2024) 07 Management and Leadership 2023 Timeline The DG received an Honorary Doctor of Philosophy The Director General (DG) visited icipe The DG participated in: a roundtable on Embracing …

nagana in cattle, goats and sheep, and as surra in camels, are escalated due to investments for treatment Did you know: ticks do not have cattle, sheep and camels, with the latter antennae. They smell their hosts idenified signature odours in the breath and body of camels that attract ticks. We will explore the possibility


World Bank Group · 23 May 2024 English

The program on climate smart livestock (PCSL), jointly implemented by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), and the World Bank, aims to ensure …

can be locally very important such as buffaloes, camels, horses, and various species of ruminants (deer


World Bank Group · 22 May 2024 English

The significance of this diagnostic work stems from the fact that it is the first of its kind to be carried out under the One Health perspective in Sudan. The …

million sheep, 32.2 million goats, and 4.9 million camels (FAO 2021). The country ranks first to third among livestock animals, such as cattle, sheep, goats, and camels, and it can induce sickness and fatality in humans


World Bank Group · 18 May 2024 English

cattle, 24 million small ruminants, 1.5 million camels, and 18.7 million poultry. About two-thirds of


World Bank Group · 16 May 2024 English

(numerous herds of cattle, small ruminants and camels); (iii) the Sahelo-Sudanian zone with 300,000 km2


World Bank Group · 15 May 2024 English

(numerous herds of cattle, small ruminants and camels); (iii) the Sahelo-Sudanian zone with 300,000 km2


World Bank Group · 14 May 2024 English

The significance of this diagnostic work stems from the fact that it is the first of its kind to be carried out under the One Health perspective in Sudan. The …

million sheep, 32.2 million goats, and 4.9 million camels (FAO 2021). The country ranks first to third among livestock animals, such as cattle, sheep, goats, and camels, and it can induce sickness and fatality in humans


World Bank Group · 14 May 2024 English

The program on climate smart livestock (PCSL), jointly implemented by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), and the World Bank, aims to ensure …

can be locally very important such as buffaloes, camels, horses, and various species of ruminants (deer


FSIN: Food Security Information Network · 8 May 2024 English

Applications for such permission should be addressed to the Food Security Information Network Secretariat, email: fsin-secretariat@wfp.org The designations employed and the presentation of material in this information product do not …

raising livestock, such as cattle, sheep, goats, camels or yaks. These or serious public disorder. The


FSIN: Food Security Information Network · 8 May 2024 English

Applications for such permission should be addressed to the Food Security Information Network Secretariat, email: fsin-secretariat@wfp.org The designations employed and the presentation of material in this information product do not …

raising livestock, such as cattle, sheep, goats, camels or yaks. These or serious public disorder. The


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