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Archive for September, 2010

Mendeley Webinar – October 7, 2010 – register now!

By crawling and extracting information from a user’s library, Mendeley creates a directory of research for all users to search. In doing this, Mendeley is working to organize the world’s research papers and facilitate collaboration among interested parties. If you would like to learn more about how to organize, share and discover research papers with Mendeley,…

“It takes a long time to become young”

This month marks the launch of an exciting new series of interviews that coincides with the United Nations’ International Year of Youth. Through our “Growing Talents: Young Voices in Agriculture” series, we hope to put a face to youth in agricultural research for development by giving them a space to talk about their roles, perspectives,…

From the Roots, From the Stars – Scaling Up and Out

Link to Original Post written by Sibiry Traore on AgCommons Some time back, we argued against top‐down approaches. But we also said that fruitful knowledge exchange was a two‐way street. Confused? Clarification: Roots for Relevance. Stars to Scale up. We want STRONG ROOTS to grow from the bottom up. Like Honorables Mamadou Simpara and Sounkoutoun Sissoko , MPs for…