Conference Videos

Body
Acceso Abierto y Repositorios Abiertos en el CIP y el CGIAR
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Hablando en la Reunión RIBDA 2009 en Lima, Cecilia Ferreyra del CIP - el Centro Internacional de la Papa – explica la importancia de los repositorios instituciones y el acceso abierto en su instituto.
Rural telecentres lack sustainability - need to address content, social appropriation and scaling up
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
CTA's Koda Traoré introduces lessons from the TelecentresAfrica project of CTA. The unsustainability of rural telecentres emerges from the telecentres' lack of appropriate content, lack of diversified services, and insufficient social 'appropriation' of the telecentre services by the local communities. He also highlights the need for scaling up strategies and business models, moving beyond pilots and short-term donor funding. See also http://www.share4dev.info/telecentresInterview by Peter Ballantyne, June 2009
Using RSS feeds amongst agricultural information specialists in Southern Africa
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Montpellier, 29 April 2010. Sanjay Sembhoo (AREU) explains how he's been explaining and introducing RSS feeds to agricultural information specialists. He also tells us what SADC is doing to encourage access and dissemination of information in the regions though the use of RSS feeds. Finally, he concludes on penetration and adoption.See more at www.iaald.org
Edgardo Herbosa on ICTs and Agriculture at WITFOR 2007
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Interview by Peter Ballantyne
How Mendeley is changing the ways we manage research papers and references
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Montpellier, 26 April 2010. Jan Reichelt explains what Mendeley is and how it is substantially changing the way researchers manage their papers and bibliographic references.See more at www.iaald.org
Social media has potential for ICARDA
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Andrea Pape-Christiansen, Knowledge Sharing Specialist at ICARDA, reflects on the outcomes of the CGIAR's social media online workshop. More on the workshop Interview by Peter Ballantyne
Le point sur le Congrès
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Montpellier, 28 April 2010. Christine Silvy (INRA) is the coordinator of the IAALD 2010 Congress. In this video, she gives an 'interim report' on the event as it enters its second day.See more at www.iaald.org
CIARD workshop on information systems architecture
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Montpellier, 26 April 2010. In the context of the CIARD Marketplace, Hugo Besemer facilitated the workshop on information system architecture. He talks about the common approaches and challenges that emerged. See more at www.iaald.org
LEISA Magazine: Achievements and challenges in documenting rural agricultural experiences
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Montpellier, 29 April 2010. Jorge Chevez Tafur (ILEIA) presents the LISA magazine, it's objectives, achievenements and lessons learned in capturing and documenting experiences of small and sustainable agriculture.See more at www.iaald.org
Making information and ICTs truly accessible
You must have Flash installed to view this content.
Chris Addison reflects on the 'Atsugi question' - how to make information and ICTs truly accessible. On the accessibility of information, he is particularly excited by te potentials of web 2.0 approaches and services. On ICT accessibility, he notes that we need to focus on the fundamentals - low cost infrastructure, and reliable and affordable power, for example. Interview by Peter Ballantyne

GTranslate