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Archive for May, 2010

Register for the Africa Agriculture GIS Week 2010!

Countdown started for the Africa Agriculture GIS week (AAGW) 2010: entitled ‘Taking a closer look at the role of spatial information and analysis in supporting improved agricultural research and development’, it will take place in Nairobi from 8 to 12 June, 2010, on the campus of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) with this tentative agenda. We…

Quote of the day and some numbers in ShareFair in Cali

The first day of the Sharefair in Cali just came to an end. A real buzz. The CIAT campus welcomed over 200 participants from 18 countries representing 70 institutions. We could not have hoped for better participation, both in numbers and enthusiasm. 6 the morning training sessions on tools and methods for sharing knowledge. Our own…

Web 2.0 @ ShareFair Cali

[Post disponible en Español] Web 2.0 tools give us the opportunity to allow everyone to be informed and participate. Here follow some of the channels that you can use to follow the Feria and engage in: Blog: http://sharefair2009.blogspot.com/search/label/sharefaircali Delicious: http://delicious.com/sharefair09/sharefaircali/ Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/sharefaircali/ Facebook Fan page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Knowledge-Share-Fair/89154650252 Twitter: http://twitter.com/search?q=%23sharefaircali

Web 2.0 @ Feria del Conocimiento

[Post available in English] Las herramientas Web 2.0 nos dan la oportunidad de mantener a todos informados y participativos. A continuación están algunas herramientas que usted puede acceder y participar en: Blog: http://sharefair2009.blogspot.com/search/label/sharefaircali Delicious: http://delicious.com/sharefair09/sharefaircali/ Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/sharefaircali/ Facebook Fan page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Knowledge-Share-Fair/89154650252 Twitter: http://twitter.com/search?q=%23sharefaircali

Simple ingredients for tasty recipes: how four CGIAR Centers are implementing the CIARD Web 2.0 and social media pathways

The IAALD 2010 World Congress in Montpellier was my first ‘on the road’ assignment with the ICT-KM team. After the session Antonella and I ran during the CIARD marketplace, we wanted to take the opportunity to meet colleagues and friends from the different CGIAR centers to hear first-hand the stories behind the examples we find…