WAf 12th Annual Community of Practice Meeting

Friday, March 2, 2018

Niamey, Niger
February 26 – March 1, 2018


  • Explore and deepen definition, thinking and evaluation of Agro-ecological Intensification (AEI) in our CoP
  • Gain better understanding of farmer experimentation as component of Farmer Research Networks (FRN) (e.g., principles of comparisons, concept of basket of options, large-N trials, option-by-context interaction, FRN principles, soil effects and effects on the soil….)
  • Explore ways of data visualization for farmer-friendly data illustration and communication of results
  • Leverage synergy opportunities and strengthen synergies among projects, and examine coherence of our CoP
  • Contribute to student capacity building

Event organizers and key contacts:
Bettina Haussmann, Liaison Scientist
Rebecca Nelson, Scientific Director, The McKnight Foundation CCRP
Jane Maland Cady, International Program Director, The McKnight Foundation