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Archive for September, 2009

Seeing is believing: the high resolution imagery revolution

Wondering how high resolution imagery can help smallholder farmers? The SIBWA – Seeing is Believing West Africa, one of the AGCommons quick win projects, blog series can help you find the answer. VHRIex2: Mindsets & Skillsets to entrust smallholders with Very High Resolution Imagery- A manifesto against top-down approaches REMEMBER ROME? They conquered Greece (with their…

News from the Ongoing Social Media in International Development Workshop

Thanks to Nancy White, workshop facilitator for sharing this update. The “Social Media in International Development” Workshop kicked off on September 7th with four CGIAR members, two World Bank staffers, a representative from a Dutch NGO and from an Australian university. With this diversity, the group was off to a great start in their work…

What makes us proud this month?

Well, while the summer heat was blessing the northern emisphere, and many were enjoying some well deserved rest, the ICT-KM program team continued to work…. and I wanted to share some of the things we did in the month of August that make us very proud! Reshaping Agricultural Research and Innovation Our Simone Staiger-Rivas is…