Contacts so far
Directly interested
  • Pape-Christiansen, Andrea (ICARDA), KM Officer
  • Jennifer Nelson Communicatiosn Officer,, EcoAgriculture, Washington D.C., Partner CIAT
  • Okono, Antonia, Communicatiosn Officer (Generation Challenge Program),
  • Sandra Velarde, Communicatiosn Officer (Amazon Initiative)
  • Meadu, Vanessa, Communicastions Officer (ICRAF)
  • Selam Alemayehu, Electronic Information Management Specialist, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Addis
  • Innocent BALAGIZI, Plateforme Diobass, Partner CIAT and other CG Centers, through Sylvain Mapatano, leader competitive grant scheme project,
  • FARA - Myra Wopereis-Pura [] would like to give feedback and get involved in workshop development if the outline is convenient to her needs, for up to 25 participants
  • YPARD Balasubramanian Ramani: , 3 participants sponsored
  • At CIAT: Rachel Muthoni (Africa), Roger Kirkby and Robin Buruchara (Africa)
  • PRGA: Claudia Ximena Garcia,
  • Harvest Plus: Jorge Mario Quiceno (CIAT)
  • Sam Kaner CG facilitation Dgroup (60 or more subscribers)
  • CGIAR Competitive Grant Scheme Dgroup (18 subscribers)
  • WARDA: Mohapatra, Savitri (WARDA) [S.MOHAPATRA@CGIAR.ORG], Africa
  • G&D: Vicky, Marco, Pauline
  • Michael Hailu (ICRAF)

CG Images of the Workshop
Updated Outline (because I was struggling with the table in wikispaces)
KS Toolkit

Mind Map of the Flow of the Workshop


Draft of the questionaire:

Purpose of Survey: Get baseline knowledge of participants' technology infrastructure and context.
Location: [country, town, time zone]
Working for: [institution]
Brief characterization of your institution: [...]
Who are your main: [partners / clients]
Connected from: [own computer / public computer - e.g. internet café]
Please indicate the different locations and frequency you connect to the internet (grid)
Left row: work, home, internet cafe
Top row: primary connection, secondary connection, travel connection (or something like that)
Connection Type: [Modem/dialup, ISDN, wired broadband, wireless broadband]
Which web browser are you using? [Explorer, Opera, Firefox, Safari, Netscape] (DO WE NEED TO KNOW THIS? Not so relevant any more. More of a Mac/PC thing)
Are you using any of the following tools? (create a grid, tools on the left, the following on the top: I don't know what this is, I know what this is but never used, I have tried it, I am a regular user.
  • Blogs
  • Wikis
  • Learning management systems
  • Sharing photos over the internet
  • Content management systems (joomla, drupal, mambo)
  • Synchronous Web conferencing / web based meeting tools
  • Social networking tools
  • Discussion forums
  • Email lists (Yahoogroups, DGroups, Google Groups)
  • Live chat
  • Instant messengers (MSN Messenger, AOL IM, google talk)
  • Voice over IP tools (Skype, Netmeeting, etc.)