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

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

The imGoats Inhassoro innovation platform holds its second meeting

On 26 July 2011, the imGoats Inhassoro Innovation Platform (IP) held its second meeting at Mangungumete in Inhassoro District, Mozambique facilitated by CARE Mozambique. Some 25 value chain actors were present, representing producers and community leaders, retailers, paravets, government officials, and buyers. During the first IP meeting held on 26 May 2011, participants identified and … Continue reading

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

The imGoats Mozambique national steering committee holds its first meeting

The imGoats Mozambique national steering committee held its first meeting on the morning of 2 June 2011 in Maputo at the Mozambique National Agricultural Research Institute (Instituto de Investigação Agrária de Moçambique – IIAM). The meeting was attended by representatives of the national agricultural research institute (IIAM), the Inhambane provincial livestock services, the International Fund for … Continue reading

CARE International / ILRI / Mozambique / Southern Africa

The imGoats Innovation Platform in Inhassoro, Mozambique holds its first meeting

The first meeting of the imGoats Innovation Platform in Inhassoro was held on 26 May 2011 in Seta Complex, Inhassoro. The meeting was attended by 31 participants representing producers, group leaders, community leaders and chiefs of locality, community animal health workers (promotores), retailers, buyers and consumers. Also present were representatives of district and provincial veterinary … Continue reading

ILRI / India / Innovation systems / Mozambique / South Asia / Southern Africa / Value chains

Creating a people and outcome focused monitoring and evaluation system for the imGoats project

A workshop on creating a people and outcome focused monitoring and evaluation system for the imGoats project was held in Udaipur, India on 14-18 February 2011. Below is a presentation that Dr Ranjitha Puskur gave at the workshop that outlines the goal, objectives, proposed approach, research questions and outputs of the imGoats project. Download the … Continue reading

ILRI / India / Innovation systems / Mozambique / South Asia / Southern Africa / Value chains

Introducing the imGoats project

Welcome to the blog of the project, Small ruminant value chains as platforms for reducing poverty and increasing food security in India and Mozambique, or imGoats in short. The imGoats project got underway following an inception workshop held in mid-February 2011 in Udaipur, India to map out the project activities and outcomes. The project seeks … Continue reading