West Africa

Democratising Agricultural Research for Food Sovereignty in West Africa (Mali)

Democratising agricultural research: the role of citizen-centered participatory processes cbrody Thu, 09/09/2010 - 16:45

An interview with Dr Jacques Testard, President Sciences Citoyennes, Paris, France on the need to centrally involve citizens in defining public policies, including priorities for agricultural research.

09. Dr Jacques Testard, President Sciences Citoyennes, Paris, France ev_admin Sun, 12/15/2013 - 12:38

Democratising agricultural research: the role of citizen-centered participatory processes.

AGRA's role in the governance of agricultural research. cbrody Wed, 02/29/2012 - 12:10

Can private sector led research and development feed the poor in Africa? An interview with Dr Amatévi Raoul Klutsé, Senior Researcher, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), Ghana describing AGRA’s objectives and activities in Africa.

Seed selection: what type of agricultural research is needed? cbrody Wed, 02/29/2012 - 12:08

An interview with a farmer specialist witness group: Omer Agoligan (Benin), Koro Sangare and Ousmane Sinare (Mali), Francisca Diouf (Senegal) on agroecological alternatives to hybrid seeds, and the need for truly participatory research.

Mali citizens' jury day three nickt Fri, 10/15/2010 - 14:09

Flickr photos from the Mali citizens' jury day 3 album.

Mali citizens' jury day two nickt Fri, 10/15/2010 - 14:08

Flickr photos from the Mali citizens' jury day 2 album.

Mali citizens' jury day one nickt Fri, 10/15/2010 - 13:37

Flickr photos from the Mali citizens' jury day 1 album.

10. Prof. Gilbert Rist, Institut Universitaire d'Etudes du Développement (IUED), Geneva, Switzerland cbrody Fri, 09/10/2010 - 01:47

Decolonising economics to make other worlds possible. What kind of research is needed to develop an alternative economics that puts human well being, reciprocity and solidarity at the centre?

04. Mr René Alphonse, President, Fédération des groupements interprofessionnels de la Filière Bétail et Viande (FEBEVIM), Mali cbrody Wed, 09/08/2010 - 17:41

What changes in the governance and funding of agricultural research are required to better take into account the needs of livestock herders and pastoral societies in West Africa?

Scenes on life in Nyeléni during the citizens' deliberations cbrody Thu, 09/02/2010 - 18:16

Scenes on life in Nyeléni during the citizens' deliberations