LD4D Members

LD4D Community Members. Photo: SEBI

The LD4D network is made up of organisations from across the livestock sector. Many of our members are involved in livestock projects funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (marked with *).


Acumen East Africa

Addis Ababa University - College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture

BAIF Development Research Foundation*

Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland (BioSS)

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Ceva Santé Animale

CGIAR Big Data Platform


Community Jameel

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)* – LiveGAPS project,

Centre for Tropical Livestock Genetics and Health (CTLGH)*


Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) – Africa Sustainable Livestock 2050 (ASL2050) and Global Livestock Environmental Assessment Model (GLEAM)


Global Burden of Animal Diseases (GBADs)

Heifer International

International Development Research Centre (IDRC) – Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund*

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) – African Dairy Genetic Gains program*, African Chicken Genetic Gains program* and East Africa Dairy Development (EADD) project*

Land O’Lakes Venture37*

OIE – World Organisation for Animal Health

Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC)



University of Edinburgh - Bayes Centre

University of Edinburgh - Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security

University of Edinburgh – Supporting Evidence Based Innovations (SEBI)*

University of Glasgow - Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine*


World Bank – Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS)

World Poultry Foundation

Zoetis *