Project outline

.. sustainable development of the poultry meat and dairy sub-sectors in West Java ..

Inception phase

.. used to prepare detailed work plans for the three-year implementation phase of the programme ..

Partners of DIFS-Live

.. DIFS-Live is developed and implemented by partners with extensive experience in their respective fields of expertise ..

Consumer awareness & supply chain initiatives

.. a consumer campaign was developed and implemented aimed at increasing the awareness, interest and desire for cooled chicken ..

Poultry processing

.. a shift towards medium and large scale slaughter houses located outside the urban areas is desired ..

Poultry farming

.. main objective of this project component is to contribute to sustainable poultry meat production, where farmer income and animal health is increased and environmental burden is decreased ..

Dairy feed

.. overall aim of the dairy feed component of DIFSLIVE is to contribute to food security by increasing local milk production and net farm incomes of dairy farmers in Western Java ..



The Indonesian and Dutch Governments work together on improving the food and nutrition security situation in Indonesia.

This bilateral programme focuses amongst others on the poultry meat and the dairy sub-sectors. Poultry and dairy products are among the most important sources of animal protein for the Indonesian consumers.


DIFSLIVE focusses on West Java and aims to contribute to:

(i) Increased access to safe animal protein products for urban consumers;

(ii) Increased farm income levels of smallholder dairy and poultry producers.

Target and partners

The main beneficiary groups of DIFS-Live are the small and medium scale poultry and dairy producers and urban consumers in West Java. To achieve the required impact at the level of these beneficiary groups DIFS-Live also works with public and private service providers, knowledge institutes, input suppliers, slaughterhouses and other processing companies, wholesale and retail traders active in the dairy and poultry sectors.

Our partners

DIFSLIVE is financed by the Government of the Netherlands and Dutch and Indonesian private sector partners.

Latest news

Follow-Up Training of Communication for Extension Staff

In the Dairy Cattle Feed component of DIFS-Live, the feed advisors and field officers play a crucial role in providing advice and training to the farmers. In practice the feed advisors and field officers have to deal with farmers who do not or slowly adopt advice....

MBLC Farm report in Poultry World Magazine!

The Poultry World Magazine has published an article on the Modern Broiler Learning Centre (MBLC). The MBLC has been established by DIFS Live together with PT Medion Farma Jaya and Sommen Automation & Electronics just outside Bandung, West Java. The centre was...