Africa / Asia / BAIF / CARE International / ILRI / India / Innovation systems / Mozambique / South Asia / Southern Africa

The imGoats project hosts national advisory and steering committees in Mozambique and India

The imGoats project hosts two key meetings this week in Mozambique and India. On 7 February 2012, the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and CARE Mozambique host the second imGoats national steering committee meeting in Maputo. Participants include representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture at national and provincial level, the national agricultural research institute, the … Continue reading

Asia / BAIF / ILRI / India / Innovation systems / South Asia / Value chains

The imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya Innovation Platform holds its fourth meeting

The fourth meeting of the Jhadol-Kanthariya innovation platform was held on 12 December 2011. During the third meeting, participants felt that more representation from the villages was needed to in order to make the meetings more participatory and facilitate flow of information between the innovation platform and the villages. Goat keepers’ representatives were nominated by … Continue reading

Asia / BAIF / India / Value chains

The imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya Innovation Platform holds its third meeting

The imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya innovation platform held its third meeting on 14 October 2011 to review progress made on the action plans related to sale of animals during the Navrata festival and training of goat keepers on how to identify symptoms of disease and worm infection in their goats and collect faecal samples for laboratory analysis. … Continue reading

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The imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya Innovation Platform holds its second meeting

The imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya Innovation Platform held its second meeting on 14 September 2011 at Ankur Hall at Jhadol. As a follow-up to the first innovation platform meeting held the previous month, the participants identified two specific issues to tackle in the next couple of months. There was a notable improvement in the participation of women, … Continue reading

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The imGoats India national advisory committee holds its first meeting

The imGoats India national advisory committee held its first meeting on 17 August 2011 in New Delhi to review the implementation of project activities, challenges and lessons learned; to discuss major challenges and opportunities for upgrading goat value chains; to brainstorm on related initiatives which could benefit from mutual learning; and to agree on the … Continue reading

BAIF / ILRI / India / Innovation systems / Value chains

The imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya Innovation Platform holds its first meeting

On 2 August 2011, the imGoats Jhadol-Kanthariya Innovation Platform in Udaipur, India held its first meeting that brought together 27 participants representing goat producers, traders and input service providers. The meeting was facilitated by BAIF, the imGoats implementing partner in India. The innovation platform meeting offered the opportunity for the different actors in the goat value … Continue reading