Africa / CARE International / CRP11 / ILRI / Mozambique / Small Ruminants / Southern Africa

imGoats research seminar at CARE Vilanculos

On Friday 13 July 2012, two MSc students of the Animal Production Systems group of Wageningen University will go back to Wageningen, the Netherlands after conducting research for three months for imGoats Mozambique. Today, both students presented the preliminary results of their research to the CARE staff at the CARE office Vilanculos. The objective of … Continue reading

Africa / Asia / BAIF / CARE International / CRP11 / India / Mozambique / Small Ruminants

Outcome Mapping helps define and discover pathways to change – Ann Braun

As the imGoats project enters its final six months, the whole team gathered in Udaipur, India from 2-6 July 2012 to participate in a learning and reflection workshop on the activities completed so far and the work still remaining. During the workshop, Outcome Mapping specialist Ann Braun took time out to answer a few questions. She spoke about … Continue reading

Africa / CARE International / ILRI / Innovation systems / Markets / Mozambique / Southern Africa / Value chains

The imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform holds its fifth meeting

On 10 May 2012, the imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform held its fifth meeting at Vuca Interior, Mozambique. About 40 participants took part in the meeting, representing producers, community leaders, paraveterinarians, extension officers, researchers, and meat buyers and sellers. The meeting covered a range of topics, starting with a presentation of the baseline results and related … Continue reading

Africa / CARE International / ILRI / Innovation systems / Markets / Mozambique / Southern Africa / Value chains

The imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform holds its fourth meeting

On 15 March 2012, the imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform (IP) held its fourth meeting at Manusse, Mozambique. About 40 participants took part in the meeting, representing producers, community leaders, paraveterinarians, extension officers, researchers, and meat buyers and sellers. The meeting covered a range of topics, starting with a discussion on information flow from the IP … Continue reading

Africa / CARE International / ILRI / Innovation systems / Mozambique / Southern Africa / Value chains

The imGoats Mozambique national steering committee holds its second meeting

The imGoats Mozambique national steering committee held its second meeting on 7 February 2012 in Maputo at the Mozambique National Agricultural Research Institute (Instituto de Investigação Agrária de Moçambique – IIAM). The meeting was attended by representatives from IIAM, the Ministry of Agriculture – Animal Production Department, the Inhambane provincial livestock services, the United States … Continue reading

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

Africa / CARE International / ILRI / Innovation systems / Mozambique / Southern Africa / Value chains

The imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform holds its third meeting

On 18 October 2011, the imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform held its third meeting at Chimajane, Mozambique. About 24 participants took part in the meeting, representing producers, community leaders, paraveterinarians, extension officers, researchers, and meat buyers and sellers. The main objective of the meeting was to follow up on the second innovation platform meeting held in … Continue reading