Learning journey

Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 7 September 2017 at 03:27

Newsletter Food & Business Knowledge Platform - September 2017

In the September newsletter of the Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) readers are invited to nominate candidates for the Agrofood Broker of the Year 2017 Award. Furthermore, the newsletter refers to learning reviews, studies, workshops, reports and events related to Food and Nutrition Security (FNS).

The nomination round for the Agrofood Broker of the Year 2017 award is open! Until Tuesday October 17, anyone can nominate a professional who has undertaken significant brokering activities in 2016/2017. In November, the public can vote for one of the three final candidates selected by the jury, via an open online poll. The winner will be awarded during the “Food & Business Research – Policy Dialogue Conference” on December 1.

Professionals are also encouraged to browse the Knowledge Portal, which provides carefully selected Food and Nutrition Security items focusing on newly obtained knowledge, interesting developments a

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AGBAZE D. Samuel comment être candidat?

1 month 1 week ago

Daoulata MAIGA Bonjour Samuel Nicole Metz va vous aider pour l' inscription ! Merci

1 month 1 day ago

Daoulata MAIGA Merci @Nicole Metz pour ce partage, vue l’importance du bulletin, je vais faire une petite traduction pour nos membres francophones.Dans le bulletin de septembre de la plate-forme Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F & BKP), les lecteurs sont invités à désigner des candidats au Prix agroalimentaire de l'année 2017. En outre, le bulletin se réfère à des examens d'apprentissage, des études, des ateliers, des rapports et des événements liés à la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle (FNS).Le tour de nomination pour le courtier agroalimentaire de l'année 2017 est ouvert! Jusqu'au mardi 17 octobre, tout le monde peut nommer un professionnel qui a entrepris d'importantes activités de courtage en 2016/2017. En novembre, le public peut voter pour l'un des trois derniers candidats sélectionnés par le jury, par le biais d'un sondage en ligne ouvert. Le gagnant sera décerné au cours de la conférence "Food & Business Research - Policy Dialogue Conference" le 1er décembre.Les professionnels sont également encouragés à parcourir le portail de connaissances, qui fournit des éléments de sécurité alimentaire et de sécurité sélectionnés avec soin, axés sur les connaissances nouvellement obtenues, les développements intéressants et les bonnes pratiques. La plate-forme invite les professionnels à contribuer au portail en transmettant des articles pertinents, tels que des rapports, des mémoires, des trousses d'outils et des articles qu'ils rencontrent dans leur travail professionnel. Si vous êtes intéressés, les professionnels peuvent également s’ abonner à nos alertes par courrier électronique pour recevoir des notifications mensuelles sur des sujets spécifiques du Portail de connaissances. Pour informer en permanence les professionnels intéressés sur ce qui se passe au sein de la plate-forme, les chaînes de médias sociaux F & BKP Twitter et Facebook sont mises à jour quotidiennement. Veuillez suivre ce lien vers le bulletin de septembre 2017 de la plate-forme; profitez de la lecture! Pour toutes Informations complementaires cliquez sur ce lien: http://knowledge4food.net/fbkp-newsletter-2017-05/    

1 month 1 day ago

Nicole Metz Bonjour Samuel et Daoulata, merci pour vos réactions et traductions. Il est important de clarifier que le Prix 2017 est pour 'knowledge brokering' or 'le courtage des connaissances'. Si vous voulez etre candidat, il faut que une autre personne vous recommande, avec le formulaire.  

4 weeks 22 hours ago

Daoulata MAIGA Merci Nicole pour la précision, je pense que Mr Samuel est bien orienté maintenant ! Bonne journée 

3 weeks 3 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 28 July 2017 at 02:38

Dutch Embassies: Food Security Learning Journey to Kenya 2017- Key lessons

In June 2017, staff from Dutch embassies across Africa, Asia and the Netherlands visited Kenya for a learning journey. The journey was meant to jointly learn and reflect on the implementation of the Food and Nutrition Security (FNS) policy of the EKN. Participants visited programs in four sectors: dairy, horticulture, potato, and edible oils.

The delegation met with Kenyan and international farmers, processing companies, expertise centers and NGOs. The embassy staff will implement the ideas and insights developed during this learning journey in their work at national level. 

Read more in the comprehensive articles from the learning journey on this Embassy Special by the Food and Business Knowledge Platform. 

The full report is available here

The key take-home lessons from the journey include: 

Inclusive Business

• Further conceptualization and contextualization is needed for “inclusive business” models in order to better understand how to design and support them. T

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Akibodé Djodji Merci pour le partage, reconnaissons que l'Ambassade des Pays-Bas est très actif sur les questions de sécurité alimentaire en Afrique. je sais de quoi je parle.

2 months 3 weeks ago

Nicole Metz Thanks for sharing Dorina! The learning journey outcomes are relevant for all AgriProFocus networks across Africa and Asia. As a facilitator of this learning journey, I really enjoyed the open sharing that happened during the field visits and reflection sessions. I highly recommend all of you to watch the video (only 10 minutes) and read the different articles. Also check the original link if you like to http://knowledge4food.net/learning-journey-kenya-2017/  or the link to the 'Embassies of the Kingdom of the Netherlands' page on the Food & Business Knowledge Platform website: http://knowledge4food.net/partners/embassies-kingdom-netherlands/

1 month 4 weeks ago

Dorina Prech Nicole Metz indeed thank you for your wonderful facilitation at this learning journey. I also absolutely enjoyed the open sharing of experiences especially from the other countries. That's why it's great that all the AgriProFocus networks get to see what transpired during the journey. We look forward to the continued dissemination of the outcomes. 

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Learning Journey: Gender in Value Chain Coaches (English)

Event posted by in Gender in Value Chains
  30 May 2016 to 02 June 2016 - All Day Event
  Kampala, Uganda

Do you support agricultural value chain development? And do you want to improve your coaching skills and learn how to systematically integrate gender in your approach? Then join this learning journey that MDFAC and AgriProFocus facilitate together!

On this journey you will build your expertise in coaching on value chain development in a gender sensitive way. You will understand the concepts and key considerations in the various stages of the agricultural value chain, learn to systematically integrate gender aspects, and practice your coaching skills. As a trainee you become a member of the AgriProFocus network of coaches, and will have access to exclusive material for use in gender-in-value-chain training and coaching.

Our next training and introduction to peer counselling are planned for May 30 - June 2, 2016 in Kampala, Uganda (English). The training will also be provided in Kigali, Rwanda from June 6 - 9, 2016 (French).

Interested in participating in this learning journey? Please contact Annet B

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Posted By in Learning Journey: GVC Coaches
Posted 14 April 2016 at 02:08

Learning Journey: Coaching gender sensitive value chain development

Do you support agricultural value chain development? And do you want to improve your coaching skills and learn how to systematically integrate gender in your approach? Then join this learning journey that MDFAC and AgriProFocus facilitate together! 


On this learning journey you will build your expertise in coaching on value chain development in a gender sensitive way. You will understand the concepts and key considerations in the various stages of the agricultural value chain, learn to systematically integrate gender aspects, and practice your coaching skills. As a trainee you become a member of the AgriProFocus network of coaches and will have access to exclusive material for use in gender in value chain training and coaching.

The next training will be in Kampala, Uganda from May 30 till June 3, and will be given in English. 

For more information, click here 



Posted By in Gender in Value Chains
Posted 9 November 2015 at 03:57

New date for learning journey: March 1-4, 2016

AgriProFocus and MDF Afrique Centrale present:

Learning journey - coaching on gender sensitive value chain development

You are invited to participate in the learning journey. On this journey you will build your expertise in coaching on value chain development in a gender sensitive way. You will understand the concepts and key considerations in the various stages of the agricultural value chain, learn to systematically integrate gender aspects, and practice your coaching skills. As a trainee you become member of the AgriProFocus network of coaches and will have access to exclusive material for use in gender in value chain training and coaching.

The trainings are planned in Kigali (English) and Goma (French).

See this leaflet for more information.

Hamadi DIARRA Merci pour l'information

1 year 11 months ago

Audrey-Anne Paquin Are these training free?

1 year 11 months ago

cisse rabiatou Hi! I Am really interested by This training.

1 year 11 months ago

cisse rabiatou can you give me more détails about it?

1 year 11 months ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 24 September 2015 at 10:38

UPDATE: Date change: March 1-4 2016

AgriProFocus and MDF Afrique Centrale present:

Learning journey - coaching on gender sensitive value chain development

You are invited to participate in the learning journey. On this journey you will build your expertise in coaching on value chain development in a gender sensitive way. You will understand the concepts and key considerations in the various stages of the agricultural value chain, learn to systematically integrate gender aspects, and practice your coaching skills. As a trainee you become member of the AgriProFocus network of coaches and will have access to exclusive material for use in gender in value chain training and coaching.

The trainings are planned in Kigali (English) and Goma (French).

See this leaflet for more information.


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Learning journey - gender sensitive value chain development

Event posted by in Gender in Value Chains
  01 March 2016 - 09:00 to 04 March 2016 - 17:00
  Kigali, Rwanda

Learning journey

Coaching on gender sensitive value chain development

Do you support agricultural value chain development, and do you want to improve your coaching skills and learn how to systemically integrate gender in your approach?

Join the learning journey! A practical three-day training organised by AgriProFocus and MDF Afrique Centrale.

Training and introduction to peer counselling are planned for 1-4 March 2016 in Kigali, Rwanda (English) and on 8-11 March 2016 in Goma, DR Congo (French).

Click here to open the leaflet with more information.

- be aware that the date of this training has been changed to march 1-4, 2016! -