Shifting Sands: The Commercialization of Camels in Mid-altitude Ethiopia and Beyond

Aklilu, Yacob
Catley, Andy
2011-04-28

Although pastoralists in Ethiopia are often characterized as unresponsive to market opportunities, the bulk of Ethiopia’s growing formal and informal livestock and meat exports are supplied from pastoralist areas of the country. This report describes a relatively new trend in pastoralist livestock marketing, being a dynamic response to increasing demand for camels in mid-altitude areas of Ethiopia... read more

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Pastoral systems
Economies and societies in transition
Ethiopia
Feinstein International Center
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