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Cover for The impact of ILRI research on gender.

This chapter discusses the evolution of gender research at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and its predecessors, and in the context of CGIAR. It then reviews the impact of ILRI's gender research in a number of areas including development, science, capacity and policy.

Author(s)
Hill, C.; Haan, N. de; Galiè, A.; Njiru, N.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241853)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The way ahead: from science to policy; coordinating efforts in a global world.

This chapter describes the need for a global effort, from science to policy, to cover the challenges involved in improving agriculture in a changing environment, particularly in the developing world where political structures are weak but social networks may be of assistance. A brief overview on...

Author(s)
Ortiz, R.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936808)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Prioritizing agricultural research for development: experiences and lessons.

This book shows how a diversity of methods have been used to fit specific CGIAR Centre contexts (whether global and regional, or research-focused on genetic improvement or natural resources management), with more emphasis on simpler and more transparent methods that are readily understandable to a...

Author(s)
Raitzer, D. A.; Norton, G. W.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935665)
Type
Book
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Cover for Methods and approach to identify the consultative group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) system priorities for research.

The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Science Council (SC) developed a new process for identifying the CGIAR System Priorities for Research (SPs) endorsed in 2005. The aims were to: (i) develop a more cohesive and focused research programme across the system of...

Author(s)
Gardiner, P.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935665)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Synthesis and options for enhanced priority assessment for agricultural and natural resources research.

Lessons are synthesized from chapters in this book, and a possible way forward is suggested for meeting priority assessment challenges under the multiple objectives of Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Centers, National Agricultural Research Systems (NARS) and other...

Author(s)
Norton, G. W.; Raitzer, D. A.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935665)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for International research on natural resource management: advances in impact assessment.

This book is addressed to scientists, researchers, development specialists and policy makers who deal with natural resources and agriculture in the developing countries. It aims to (1) provide evidence of the impact of natural resource management research (NRMR) in the CGIAR; (2) establish a...

Author(s)
Waibel, H.; Zilberman, D.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845932831)
Type
Book
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Cover for Why natural resource management research?

This chapter describes the nature of agriculture-related natural resource management research (NRMR) projects and outlines some unique features of such projects in developing countries. The main components of NRMR projects implemented by the CGIAR and its partners are discussed, and a number of...

Author(s)
Zilberman, D.; Waibel, H.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845932831)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The history of natural resource management research in the CGIAR.

This chapter starts with a review of the evolution of natural resource management research in the CGIAR system and concludes with a discussion of the implications for such research in the CGIAR and for impact assessment.

Author(s)
Gregersen, H.; Kelley, T.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845932831)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Natural resource management case studies: overview and summary.

This chapter summarizes and compares the main features of seven case studies on impact assessment of natural resource management research (NRMR) in the CGIAR. The methodologies used by the seven case studies are described briefly. Thereafter, the main results of the studies are compared on the...

Author(s)
Waibel, H.; Zilberman, D.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845932831)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The major lessons from the case studies.

This chapter summarizes the results of seven case studies illustrative of impact assessment of natural resource management research (NRMR) in the CGIAR. Two dimensions of NRMR outcomes are discussed: adoption and investment efficiency.

Author(s)
Waibel, H.; Zilberman, D.; Gregersen, H.; Kelley, T.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845932831)
Type
Book chapter

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