West African Farming Systems Research Network (WAFSRN)
Réseau d'étude des systèmes de production en Afrique de l'Ouest (RESPAO)
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Mar 1986, Dakar (Senegal), following initiatives 1982, Ibadan (Nigeria), at a workshop of International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), when Officers and Steering Committee were elected. Administered through Semi-Arid Food Grain Research and Development (AU SAFGRAD). Currently inactive.
Promote and facilitate cooperation amongst national, international and external scientists, programmes and institutions working in West and Central Africa in the area of farming systems and other related areas of research; through this cooperation, enhance support for researchers and strengthen national programmes through information dissemination, training, exchange of methodological experiences, comparison of results and collaborative research.Available with paid subscription only.
Collection, processing and dissemination of information on farming systems research through a Documentation unit. Training courses. Maintains Collaborative Research groups. Workshops, seminars, biennial symposia, monitoring tours.
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Members in 17 countries
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- Research, Standards
- Agriculture, Fisheries
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