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Time for a health check-up: ICT-KM Program undergoing review.

After 6 years of operations is indeed time for a health check-up! How are we doing? Are we still relevant? Are we as efficient and effective as we strive to be? What are the opportunities to learn and adjust?  What are the possible future directions of the program in the context of the global challenges,…

Reinventing agricultural science: notes from Wageningen

Last week Wageningen UR saw a number of scientists and managers from the CGIAR and beyond gather to discuss how to revitalise the way we do science. Dominic Glover provides a great perspective on the Science Forum 2009 of the CGIAR at the Broker’ blog: http://tinyurl.com/ldbchx He provides insights on how this event explored ways to mobilize…

Location intelligence in the news….

The BBC Nairobi reporter David Ogot reports with interviews to our AGCommons steering committee member, Peter Ndunda, to Bioversity and CIAT’s Andy Jarvis and ICRISAT’s Pierre Sibiry. A Message of Hope to Farmers, by Joyce Mulama, IPS Correspondent in Kenya Helping farmers at the touch of a button, IRIN News   More to come….stay tuned!

CGXchange 2.0: “The Times They are A-changin'”

Technology continues to change; the way we collaborate with others has changed; and the way the CGIAR conducts its business is currently undergoing radical change. With the present air of change that is permeating the entire System, it was inevitable that CGXchange would, sooner or later, have to answer the call for a portal that…