N2Africa Planning PPP Workshop Jan2015

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ILRI-N2Africa Annual Planning & Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Validation Workshop 21-23 January 2015 Lalibela Auditorium, ILRI Campus Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


  • To present and validate the Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) models.
  • To review progresses in 2014 and plan the 2015 project activities.


  • PPP models will be presented and validated.
  • Create awareness and look for more partnership.
  • Review project progresses in 2014.
  • Project activities for the 2015 will be planned.
  • The implementation approach will be discussed & agreed.


Arrival date of participants: Tuesday 20 January 2015 at Solote & Beshale Hotel
Day 1 – Wednesday, 21 January 2015
PPP Session Presenter/Facilitator Rapporteur
08:30-09:00 Arrival and Registration ILRI/N2Africa staff
09:00-09:05 Welcome speech Alan Duncan
09:05-09:20 Opening Address H.E. Prof. Tekalign Mamo,State Minister (Minister’s Advisor)
09:20-09:40 Program & participants introductions, norms and expectations Peter
09:40-09:50 ILRI-N2Africa in 2014- Overview, Workshop Objectives & Expected outputs ( Presentation) Endalkachew Tamiru
09:50-10:00 Dissemination and Sustainability Strategy: Overview ( Sketch) Edward ^
10:00-10:30 Dissemination, Input Supply and Market Access: The Public-Private Partnership (PPPs) Models ( Presentation) Yared ^
10:30-11:00 COFFEE & Group Photo
11:00 -11:10 MBI- Inoculant production, distribution & challenges ( Presentation) Dejene Tamiru
11:10-11:20 Balegreen-Seed production, distribution and challenges ( Presentation) Million ^
11:20-12:30 Discussion on PPP documents Edward/Peter ^
12:30-01:30 LUNCH
Review Session Presenter/Facilitator Rapporteur
01:30-04:00 Brief activity reports and planning by Partners (Bus Stop Model Presentation) Peter
^ -HWU ( Presentation) Tulu Birhan
^ -ARARI ( Presentation) Tesfaye ^
^ -EIAR ( Presentation) Amare ^
^ -OARI ( Presentation) Zerihun ^
^ -Feed value of legume residues ( Presentation) Mesfin ^
04:00-04:15 COFFEE
04:15- 5:15 Tablets & SMS use Eskender/Joost/Theresa Birhan
^ Data collection and Data tools (Use Smart Board) ^ ^
05:15-05:45 General Discussion Endalkachew ^
6:00 COCKTAIL hosted by N2Africa
Day 2 – Thursday, 22 January 2015
Planning Session Presenter/Facilitator Rapporteur
08:30-08:45 Recap of DAY 1 Birhan/Tamiru
08:45-09:00 Outlines of 2015 Planning; Discussions on Implementation approaches Endalkachew/Theresa/Peter
Listing activities per objective
09:00-09:15 Participants Team into 5 Groups (List activities per objective, Obj. 1 -5) Group chaired by group leader & rapporteur
09:15-10:20 Group presentations (Groups 1,2,3,4,5) Endalkachew/Theresa Birhan/Tamiru
10:20-10:40 COFFEE
Group work on 2015 activity planning
10:40-12:30 Participants regroup into implementing partners, the NARS (ARARI, EIAR, HwU, OARI) and other dissemination partners Each partner lead by contact & rapporteur
12:30-01:30 LUNCH
01:30-03:30 Group work continue
03:30-03:45 COFFEE
03:45-04:35 Group presentations (ARARI, EIAR, HwU, OARI) Endalkachew/Theresa Birhan/Tamiru
04:35-05:30 General Discussion
Day 3 – Friday, 23 January 2015
Planning Session- Budget Presenter/Facilitator Rapporteur
09:00-09:15 Recap of DAY 2 Birhan/Tamiru
09:15-10:30 Group work, budget allocation (detailed) Partners
10:30-11:00 COFFEE
11:00-12:30 Group work continue
12:30-01:30 LUNCH
01:30-3:30 Group presentation (ARARI, EIAR, HwU, OARI)
03:30-03:45 COFFEE
03:45-04:45 General Discussion Endalkachew/ Theresa/ Edward Birhan/Tamiru
04:45-05:00 Closing Fred/Tafa
5:00 END OF Workshop



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ACDI-VOCA ACOS Ethiopia Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA-SSTP) Amhara Region Agricultural Research Institute (ARARI) Balegreen Spice & Grain Development Plc. Becho Woliso Farmers Cooperative Union Chewaqa Farmers Cooperative Union Centre for African Family Studies (CAFS) Catholic Relief Service (CRS-Ethiopia) Erer Farmers Cooperatives Union Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA) Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) Ethiopian News Agency (ENA) Ethiopian Press Agency (EPA) Ethiopian Pulse & Oilseeds Producers & Exporters Association (EPOSPEA) Facilitators for Change Ethiopia (FCE) Hawassa University (HWU) Hunde Chewaqa Farmers Cooperative Union ICRISAT IFDC-2SCALE IITA ILRI Integrated Seed Sector Development (ISSD) Lay Volunteer International Association (LVIA) Menagesha Biotechnology Industry Plc.(MBI) Menschen for Menschen (MfM) Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) Oromia Agricultural Research Institute (OARI) OXFAM-America Shayashone Consulting Plc. SNV Technoserve (TNS)