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1605 - Community of Hope Agricultural Project - SRI in Liberia

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Author: Robert Bimba
Title: Community of Hope Agricultural Project - SRI in Liberia
Date: June 15, 2016
Venue: Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Event Sponsor: SRI-Rice, IP/CALS, Cornell University

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1605 - Community of Hope Agricultural Project - SRI in Liberia

  1. 1. “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace” Community of Hope Agriculture Project (CHAP) SRI LIBERIA SINCE 2012 “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace” HELD AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY USA JUNE 14, 2016 BY Robert Bimba/SRI National Facilitator & Ex. Director CHAP
  2. 2. LIBERIA SRI PROMO
  3. 3. CHAP PRIORITY “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace”  Livelihood and Agriculture  Health & Hygiene Education  Community Mobilization  SRI Program  Capacity building training  Village saving and loan Program  Value chain development & Marketing  Global Volunteer Exchange Program
  4. 4. Challenges LIMITED LABOR SAVING DEVICE BAD ROADS LIMITED FUNDING FEW TRAINED SRI TECHNICAIN “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace” ENDHUNGER”
  5. 5. ”  1ST to introduce SRI in Liberia and held 1st Anglophone Sub-regional  Introduced SRI weeder and BCS Rotary tiller  Over 4 660 farmers reached under WAAPP and non WAAPP areas  SRI Picture Farmers Field School Book developed awaiting dissemination  SRI communication materials such as Radio program and TV jingles Major Achievement of SRI in Liberia under CHAP/WAAPP
  6. 6. ” Major Achievement of SRI in Liberia under CHAP/WAAPP cont…… Training, Integration of SRI in the Rice Strategy under CARD/NRDS Established, organized and functional SRI Champions network SRI Champion Directory developed awaiting production Over 5, SAPEC, USAID-FED, BRAC, ASRP, main international donors adapt SRI (IFAD WHH, UNFAO etc) Several materials developed for visibility like T-Shirts
  7. 7. ” Minister of Agriculture of Liberia Command CHAP for the SRI Program “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace” Cropping circle have gone from 1 to 3 times annually in some areas. Support from Abide in the Vine Fellowship Owego USA with BCS Rotary Tiller, Garden Weasels, Funds etc
  8. 8. ” PROMOTIONAL VIDEO ON SRI AND EQUIPMENT IN LIBERIA
  9. 9. ” H.E. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf visit and commanded the SRI Program in Liberia The President and Nobel Peace Prize Winner, H.E. Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has lauded CHAP for steadfastness in the agriculture sector during her visit May 9, 2014, to attend our SRI field day. She also supported 100 youth under CHAP SRI empowerment.
  10. 10. ” HOSTED THE FISRT SRI ANGLOPHONE REGIONAL WORKSHOP IN LIBERIA
  11. 11. ” CHAP SRI Liberia GPS Map 2014 “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace”
  12. 12. ” “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace” FIRST TO HOST SRI CHAMPION TRAINING IN 2013
  13. 13. ” WAY FORWARD FOR CORNELL AND PARTNERS  Sustain the gains made  Support the procurement of more labor-saving devices, including the BCS rotary tiller  Help in developing grant proposals and website for CHAP  Provide scholarship for two Liberians
  14. 14. ” NARICA L -19
  15. 15. PLANT LESS AND GET MORE WITH SRI TODAY !!!!!!! “Fighting Hunger For Sustainable Peace” ENDHUNGER” THANK YOU!

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