Africa RISING Communications

Ewen Le Borgne (ILRI)
Africa RISING West Africa Review and Planning Meeting,
Bamako, Mali, 3...
What we do…
 Capture, publish, disseminate
 Engage with wide audiences
 Enrich learning, interaction and exchange
 Tra...
Who we are
 WA: Agathe Diama (Mali) / Faith Afolabi (Ghana)
 ESA: Faith Afolabi (Malawi, Tanzania), Catherine
Njuguna (T...
What we use
 Our website to publish stories and results
 Our wiki to cooperate internally
 Our Yammer to converse and s...
Our website

Where we share news, updates and announcements for the wider public
Our wiki

Where we collaborate, plan,
share documents in their
early stage, organize events,
report activities etc.
Our Yammer
Where we share
information and
converse…
Our collection of outputs on CG Space

Where we harvest and
curate final outputs /
products
Our presentations and posters on Slideshare

Where we share
presentations and posters
Our pictures on FlickR

Where we
share – and find
– photos and
images
Our Google calendar

Where you can see upcoming events
Our challenges…
 Align comms with research (plans and actions)
But we have comms plans
 Develop strong offline comms act...
Some gems you can find…
 The program framework
 All events (wiki / calendar) documented
 All templates (presentations, ...
What you can do
 Share stories – for us to help write? (website)
 Document your work (wiki)
 Share your information (Ya...
Useful links
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List of all the tools: http://africa-rising.wikispaces.com/comms_tools
Our website: http:/...
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Presented by Ewen Le Borgne (ILRI) at the Africa RISING West Africa Review and Planning Meeting, Bamako, Mali, 3-4 February 2014

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  1. 1. Africa RISING Communications Ewen Le Borgne (ILRI) Africa RISING West Africa Review and Planning Meeting, Bamako, Mali, 3-4 February 2014
  2. 2. What we do…  Capture, publish, disseminate  Engage with wide audiences  Enrich learning, interaction and exchange  Translate outputs into outcomes  Help improve internal communication (connecting teams)
  3. 3. Who we are  WA: Agathe Diama (Mali) / Faith Afolabi (Ghana)  ESA: Faith Afolabi (Malawi, Tanzania), Catherine Njuguna (Tanzania & program level)  ET : Simret Yasabu, Ewen Le Borgne  Program level: Simret Yasabu, Peter Ballantyne, Ewen Le Borgne, Catherine Njuguna, Faith Afolabi Come to us for advice, stories, templates, photos, presentations, t
  4. 4. What we use  Our website to publish stories and results  Our wiki to cooperate internally  Our Yammer to converse and share information  Our CG Space collection to curate our outputs  Slideshare and FlickR for presentations, posters photos  Our Google calendar to display most important events (wiki list of events for the full overview)
  5. 5. Our website Where we share news, updates and announcements for the wider public
  6. 6. Our wiki Where we collaborate, plan, share documents in their early stage, organize events, report activities etc.
  7. 7. Our Yammer Where we share information and converse…
  8. 8. Our collection of outputs on CG Space Where we harvest and curate final outputs / products
  9. 9. Our presentations and posters on Slideshare Where we share presentations and posters
  10. 10. Our pictures on FlickR Where we share – and find – photos and images
  11. 11. Our Google calendar Where you can see upcoming events
  12. 12. Our challenges…  Align comms with research (plans and actions) But we have comms plans  Develop strong offline comms activities too  Collect content / stories to let USAID and others know what is going on  Follow our branding guidelines (one identity!)  Get all of us to share information (Yammer, phone) to learn from and improve this program together!
  13. 13. Some gems you can find…  The program framework  All events (wiki / calendar) documented  All templates (presentations, documents etc.)  The history of the project  Key contacts (and what they do)  Overview of the regions (work in progress)  Communication plans  Branding guidelines  And more to come… with your help?
  14. 14. What you can do  Share stories – for us to help write? (website)  Document your work (wiki)  Share your information (Yammer / f2f)  Inform us about events, travel plans etc. (calendar)  Pass on presentations, posters, articles etc.  Seek engagement  Bring us along on missions and trips!  Ask us for information, support, templates, joint work!
  15. 15. Useful links • • • • • • • • • List of all the tools: http://africa-rising.wikispaces.com/comms_tools Our website: http://www.africa-rising.net Our wiki: http://africa-rising.wikispaces.com/ Our Yammer: https://www.yammer.com/africa-rising Our outputs on CG Space: http://cgspace.cgiar.org/handle/10568/16498 Our presentations on Slideshare: http://www.slideshare.net/africarising Our pictures on FlickR: http://www.flickr.com/photos/africa-rising Our calendar: http://goo.gl/2m56L or http://africarising.wikispaces.com/Calendar Our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCLZXIdq9v2SQOoOfCr0_w9ZdkovX5zqv Sign up for news alerts by email Sign up for publications alerts by email
  16. 16. Africa Research in Sustainable Intensification for the Next Generation africa-rising.net
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