Memorandum of understanding (MOU)BetweenUniversity of Burao (UB)AndCamel Livestock and Animal Support Services (CLASS).
This memorandum of understanding (herewith referred to as thememorandum) is made on the 30/09/2009 between “CLASS” a developmentorganization and UB particularly the College of Animal Sciences (CAS) ahigher education institution in Burao, Somaliland.Where as CLASS is an organization striving to upgrade livestock supportservices consisting Camel husbandry, feed resource production, camel milk production and livestock promotion. Where as UB is a high educationinstitution aiming to provide opportunities and technical expertise tolivestock stakeholders (SH). This is particularly so for neglected rural andurban poor local development (SH) through NGOs such as CLASS. Now therefore the two parties have agreed as follows.
-Objectives of the memorandum.
1.1The overall objective of this is to develop a network betweenCLASS and UB on the following areas1.2Creation and promotion of livestock support services with theemphasis on Camel development.
Creation of livestock feed resources, firstly, for the urbandomestic animals and secondly to build up a reserve feedresources for the nomadic livestock/animals.
To establish sustainable VET or AH services/centers in theregional capital, Burao, and subsequently upstream AH services torural areas, pastoral villages and localities.
To do capacity building (CB) relevant/interested groups or individuals whereas in all these initiatives CLASS will assume thedelivery/administration of the activities and UB (through CAS)will assume the overall supervision and control of the programs.