ICT-KM of the CGIAR

Collaborate, Create, Communicate

Archive for May, 2008

Have a Look at those Projects!

These are the projects that participants have been working on and where phase 3 can provide opportunities for joint learning: Selam Alemayehu (ILRI): Enhancing research through a collaborative approach. Implement a tool that strengthens collaborative research and work. Vanessa Meadu (ICRAF): A Web site to support the PRESA Community of Practice. Nadia Manning (ICT-KM): Knowledge…

Tools, Tools, and More Tools

Before launch we did a 2 hour session on KS tools. Participants had identified previously a set of tools that they wanted to get to know better and discuss further. We used the Commoncraft Show videos as an introduction and than shared our experiences, questions and answers. Here are some examples: Wikis Can two people…

Learning More about Fishbowls

Fishbowls involve a small group of people -usually 5 to 8- seated in an inner circle, having a conversation in full view of a larger group of listeners sitting in a larger circle around the discussants. Fishbowl processes provide a creative way to include the “public” in a small group discussion. Fishbowls are useful for…