Project title: Communication Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) for Innovation and impact within SARFAAS network

Duration: 10 months, September 2016 – June 2017.

Funder: AFAAS – EU.

Objective: To capacitate and innovate the SARFAAS members in cascading information, knowledge and communication management for Innovation and impact within the SARFAAS network

Innovations are related to:

The innovation shall be mainly on cascading the global, regional ICT tools and platforms in a more adaptive way, for use and scaling up and out in the SARFAAS region and AFAAS Network, for innovation and impact.  More specifically;

  • Tools and services that will be cascaded, used and disseminated: AFAAS VSNP, social media and web 2.0 tools

  • Approach and methodology: participatory, push vs demand driven balances approach, organic network development approach, empowerment and establishment of core teams to drive changes, learning and documentation Strategy in delivering AEAS: usage of ICT as a fast efficient shortcut to transfer information/knowledge and to reach wide range of population with new teachings