Livestock Development for Community Livelihood (LDC)

Livestock Development for Community Livelihood Organization (LDC) is a sister organization of the Centre for Livestock and Agriculture Development (CelAgrid) since 1997 and was officially registered as LDC at the Ministry of Interior 2018. LDC is led by a group of competitive and experienced agricultural and livestock specialists and is working in close collaboration with development, research and academic institutions and students although communities are LDC target for improving their knowledge and livelihoods.

LDC undertakes i)-agricultural and livestock research for sustainable use of local natural resources, ii)-transfer the best practice of the research results to apply with concerned stakeholders, and iii)-implement rural development work emphasizing food security and household income.

Organisation Representative

Endorsers that Livestock Development for Community Livelihood (LDC) partner with


United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank.

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

As the United Nations lead agency on international development, UNDP works in 170 countries and territories to eradicate poverty and reduce inequality. UNDP help countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities, and to build resilience to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. UNDP’s work is concentrated in three focus areas; sustainable development, democratic governance and peace building, and climate and disaster resilience. In Asia and the Pacific, covering 36 countries and territories, UNDP is a trusted adviser and a ‘development partner’ of choice for governments across the region in supporting the localization and achievement of SDGs.

On-going/Past projects

Cricket Farming & Chaya Gardening solution for Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience

By Livestock Development for Community Livelihood (LDC)

Livestock Development for Community Livelihood Organization (LDC) is providing solutions to the current climate change through the Cricket Farming & Chaya Gardening Project to help reduce vulnerability of productive lands due to floods and droughts.

Agriculture, Climate Action and Environment, Nutrition