LIVES – Commodity Value Chain Development Inception Workshop and Project Launch
January 21-24, 2013, EIAR HQ, Addis Ababa




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Notes from Discussions and Q&A sessions

Time
Activities

Jan 20, 2013 - Arrival
Day 1, Jan 21
Time
Activities
Presenter
08:30-9:00
Registration, List of participants

09:00-9:10
Welcome
Dirk Hoekstra
09:10-9:30
Introduction to the LIVES Project PRESENTATION
Azage Tegegne
09:30-9:50
The Value Chain Development Approach PRESENTATION
Berhanu G/Medhin
09:50-10:00
Discussion

10:00-10:20
Knowledge Management, communications, and e-extension PRESENTATION
Fanos Mekonnen
10:20-10:40
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning and Baseline results PRESENTATION
Berhanu G/Medhin
10:40-10:50
Discussion

10:50-11:10
Group picture and coffee break

11:15-11:30
Achievements and challenges in market oriented livestock value chains development in MoA PRESENTATION
Mohammed Haji Hassen, MoA
11:30-11:50
EIAR experiences on potential interventions in livestock value chains Development PRESENTATION
Getenet Assefa, EIAR
11:50-12:10
IPMS experiences on potential interventions for LIVES in livestock value chain development, gender and environment PRESENTATION
Dirk Hoekstra
12:10-12:30
Discussion

12:30-14:00
Lunch break

14:00-17:00
Breakout Session - Group work by Region – Livestock Commodities value chain analysis and identification of potential interventions (Production, Input supply, Services, Processing and marketing)
LIVES Zonal summaries as an input for the discussions: Amhara, Oromia, SNNPR, Tigray
LIVES regional team facilitate
Day 2, Jan 22, 2013
8:30-10:00
Group work continues

10:00-10:30
Coffee Break

10:30-12:30
Group work continues with feed back

12:30-13:30
Lunch Break

13:30-17:30
LIVES Project Launching

17:30-19:30
RECEPTION


Day 3, Jan 23, 2013

8:30-10:00
Group reports back on Livestock commodities Group presentations Amhara, Oromia, SNNPR, Tigray

10:00-10:30
Coffee Break

10:30-10:50
EIAR experiences on potential irrigated agriculture value chains development PRESENTATION
Edossa Epissa
10:50-11:10
IWMI experiences on potential irrigated agriculture value chains development PRESENTATION
Phillippe Lemperiere
11:10-11:30
IPMS experiences on potential interventions in irrigated agriculture value chains development PRESENTATION
Dirk Hoekstra
11:30-12:30
Discussion

12:30-13:30
Lunch Break

13:30 – 15:00
Breakout Session - Group work by Region – irrigated Commodities value chain analysis and identification of potential interventions (Production, Input supply, Services, Processing and marketing) LIVES Zonal summaries as an input for the discussions: Amhara, Oromia, SNNPR, Tigray
Representatives
15:00-15:30
Coffee Break

15:30-17:30
Regional group work continues


Day 4, Jan 24

08:30-10:00
Reporting back on Irrigation – Amhara, Oromia , SNNPR, Tigray
Representatives
10:00-10:30
Discussion on interaction and integration of livestock and irrigated agriculture including gender and environmental issues

10:30-11:00
Coffee break

12:00-12:20
General Discussion and The Way Forward
12:20-12:30
Zonal workshop preparation
Berhanu G/Medhin
12:30
Closing
12:30-1:30
Lunch and Departure