Capacity development

This page brings together ILRI and partner resources on capacity development. Click different tabs to see news items, research outputs, journal articles, video materials and presentations as well as ILRI projects and people related to capacity development. See ILRI research on other subjects

The LIVES project has used action planning to ensure that learning gained from skills-based training is implemented in the workplace/farms. The action plans developed by farmers and development agents are used as the basis for follow-up and providing coaching and mentoring support. Continue reading →
LIVES, Nov/2016
A practical laboratory training was conducted from 8-9 September 2016 at Addis Ababa University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture in Debre Zeit, Ethiopia for national research partners working in faecal examination for coenurosis control. Continue reading →
Livestock and Fish, Nov/2016
A recent gender capacity assessment study by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) revealed that low or lack of gender capacities among research and development practitioners is one of the bottlenecks in the development of gendered livestock value chains in Ethiopia. Continue reading →
Livestock and Fish, Nov/2016
The MoreMilkiT project recently reviewed the sustainability of 30 dairy producer groups working with the project in Morogoro and Tanga to gauge their level of sustainability and existing gaps. Continue reading →
Livestock and Fish, Nov/2016
Identifying key leverage points and improving market linkages between farmers, input suppliers and traders is key for value chain development. But success depends on involving all key actors and helping them understand what and how they can contribute to the process. Continue reading →
LIVES, Oct/2016
Throughout its activities in Ethiopia, the Livestock and Irrigation Value Chains for Ethiopian Smallholders (LIVES) project has used participatory processes to design capacity development interventions that assess the knowledge and skills gaps in value chain actors and service providers. Continue reading →
LIVES, Sep/2016
LIVES recently (3-5 August 2016) facilitated a 'gender in livestock value chain development training' led by the Women and Youth Directorate of the Ethiopian Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries. Continue reading →
LIVES, Sep/2016
Fufa Keneni lives in Reji Mekoda peasant association (PA) of Ada’a Berga District of Oromia region. He is engaged in apiculture and dairy production. His apiculture experience dates back to some 15 years. Continue reading →
LIVES, Sep/2016
  From the 7 August 2016 the Biosciences eastern and central Africa-International Livestock Research Institute (BecA-ILRI) Hub and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) have been running ...
Beca-ILRI Hub news , Aug/2016
Helping productivity through gender equality. Just one of the eleven positive outcomes which can arise through the establishment of a more equal society. Continue reading →
ILRI Livelihoods, Gender and Impact, Aug/2016

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Abule Ebro Geda
Regional Coordinator-Livestock Expert
Amare Haileslassie
Post Doctoral Scientist
Amenti Chali Nemera
Regional Expert - Irrigated Agriculture
Andrew Mude
Principal Economist
Azage Tegegne
Principal Scientist; LIVES Project Manager; Deputy to the Director General's Representative in Ethiopia
Beamlak Tesfaye
Knowledge Management and Communications Expert
Berhanu Gebremedhin
Senior Scientist-Agricultural Economist and Research Coordinator, LIVES
Brenda Wandera Gache
Market and Capacity Development Manager
Bryn Davies
Market and Capacity Development Manager
Dedan Githae
Bioinformatician

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People working on Capacity development

Abule Ebro Geda
Regional Coordinator-Livestock Expert
Amare Haileslassie
Post Doctoral Scientist
Amenti Chali Nemera
Regional Expert - Irrigated Agriculture
Andrew Mude
Principal Economist
Azage Tegegne
Principal Scientist; LIVES Project Manager; Deputy to the Director General's Representative in Ethiopia
Beamlak Tesfaye
Knowledge Management and Communications Expert
Berhanu Gebremedhin
Senior Scientist-Agricultural Economist and Research Coordinator, LIVES
Brenda Wandera Gache
Market and Capacity Development Manager

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