Partners in Impact Assessment Summary Proceedings of the ICRISAT/NARS Workshop on Methods and Joint Impact Targets in Western and Central Africa 3-5 May 1995 uri icon


  • Regional workshops were held at Sadore, Niger and Samanko, Mali, to evaluate the joint impact ofICRISAT and National Agricultural Research Systems (NARS) in Western and Central Africa. Twentyonescientists from ICRISAT and the national program in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger participated in theworkshop at Sadore. The Samako workshop was at tended by 18 scientists from ICRISAT, NARS collaboratorsin Burkina Faso and Mali, INSAH and the West and Central African Sorghum Research Network(WCASRN) . National program representatives identified specific jointly-developed technologies thatshould be targeted for impact assessment. Methodological approaches for measuring welfare benefits toconsumers and producers were discussed and illustrated wi th case studies. Minimum dataset requirementswere outlined and protocols for case studies on technologies targeted by NARS partners were developed

publication date

  • 1996