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Archive for November, 2008

KSinr Pilot Project to share knowledge to improve research prioritisation at "International Workshop on Methodological innovations in Impact Assessment of agricultural research"

On Thursday 13th November David Raitzer from the Centre for International Foresty Research (CIFOR) will be presenting a session on “Prioritizing Agricultural Research for Development:Experience and Lessons from CGIAR” at the INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON METHODOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS IN IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH in Brasilia, November 12-14, 2008 at Embrapa Headquarters and Alvorada Brasilia Hotel. His…

CIFOR – A KS Champion

There might be no other CGIAR center where knowledge sharing approaches have been more effectively adopted in face-to-face meetings then CIFOR, the Center for International Forestry Research. Over the last year or so, CIFOR used knowledge sharing approaches for its strategic planning process, an activity sponsored by the Institutional Knowledge Sharing project as one of…

Join the Facebook Fan Page of the Annual General Meeting AGM08 of the CGIAR

Since 2004, the CGIAR has been able to showcase more effective face-to-face interactions using KS. It is time to demonstrate that overall inclusiveness during important events is possible. In that vain, the Institutional KS Project together with the AGM08 organizers brainstormed on a set of social reporting activities for this important event that will represent…

KSinR framework presented at IWMI's Annual Research Meeting 08

At the recent Annual Research meeting of the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), the KSinR Project leader- Nadia Manning-Thomas, was asked to develop, together with the Communications Director and Director for Impact, a session on “Creating a Culture of Impact”. The two hour session started with an introduction about ‘WHY?’ we need to think about…