Activities

ProEcoAfrica: Key Activities

The ProEcoAfrica objectives will be achieved through implementation of the following key activities:

  • Review of comparative literature and existing data sets on the productivity and profitability of organic and conventional production systems
  • Design of a research methodology and data collection strategy for selected organic and conventional production systems
  • Collection of quantitative and qualitative data at field, farm and sector levels for the selected production systems
  • Analysis of data, synthesis of results and dissemination
  • Promotion of networking among stakeholders
  • Support to EOA on policy related activities and to NOARA on organic research in Africa

OFSA: Key Activities

The OFSA objectives will be achieved through implementation of the following key activities:

  • Partner, farmer and community sensitizations
  • Methodology development and capacity building of partners
  • Farm level sustainability assessment of 2000 farms using SMART Farm Tool
  • Capacity building among farmers and extension agents – sharing and discussing results with farmers and extension agents, and exploring suitable options for improving sustainability
  • Dissemination of findings – scientific publications and conferences, advocacy and informing policy and decision makers
  • Evaluations on key activities