Ethiopia Partners of InnoFoodAfrica held an Inception Webinar for the Project
The Ethiopia team in the InnoFoodAfrica project held an inception webinar inviting key stakeholders in the country to provide information about the project and secure a buy-in from various stakeholders. The webinar was held on the 11th of February.
The webinar was attended by 56 people from various stakeholder categories. The inception webinar had three sessions. The first session was introduction session where the Executive Director of OSSREA, Dr. Truphena Mukuna, welcomed participants and the project coordinator, Dr. Raija Lantto, gave an introduction of the InnoFoodAfrica project. The Director of the Amhara Agricultural Research Institute (ARARI), Dr. Tilaye Teklewold, gave a keynote address. In the second session participants listened to work package leaders involved in the project discussing different aspects of the project. Finally, participants were allowed to pose their questions and comments and WP leaders responded accordingly and the webinar was adjourned by a closing remark of the project coordinator. Recordings of the webinar are available at the videos page of the website below.
Read the Proceeding of the webinar from this report: