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Four Ways to Use Social Media for Learning in the Real World

Four Ways to Use Social Media for Learning in the Real World | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
This excerpt from Mastering Mobile Learning: Tips and Techniques for Success examines how to use social media for mobile learning.

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Basics of M&E in PPD, Section 1: Introduction and Selection of Indicators

The World Bank Group - Governance Global Practice's Open Private Sector program has developed a training manual for Public Private Dialogue (PPD) practitione...
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Tanzania

Tanzania | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Tonight, @Bourdain visits #Tanzania. See how @FeedTheFuture is improving food security in this East African country: http://t.co/c3QTDIZ6m7
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Maize disease outbreak threatens Kenya's food security, growers warn

Maize disease outbreak threatens Kenya's food security, growers warn | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
An outbreak of Maize Lethal Necrosis Disease (MLND) may reduce maize production by almost a third this year as yields fall and growers abandon the grain for other crops, the Cereal Growers Association has said.
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How Cassava Could Boost Food Security - AllAfrica.com

How Cassava Could Boost Food Security - AllAfrica.com | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
AS the World Food Day is just concluded, the Tanzania Food and Nutrition Centre (TFCN) has published a cassava recipes book in its bid to boost food security, incomes of farmers and small-scale processors and increase employment opportunities for...
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Content and Conversation - the two subjects of KM

Content and Conversation - the two subjects of KM | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
I have blogged a few times about Connect and Collect - the two parallel approaches to transfer of knowledge.
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What are you waiting for? Become a knowledge manager NOW!

What are you waiting for? Become a knowledge manager NOW! | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Suffering from email overload? Spending too much time finding information you need? Feeling isolated and need to meet new people? Annoyed by the fact you may be reinventing the wheel a little all t...
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What do KM professionals actually do?

What do KM professionals actually do? | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
The Word Cloud shown below is derived from linked-in job descriptions of 40 people with "knowledge Management in their job title, as an attempt to analyse the way KMers describe their job.  It's an interesting plot, but becomes even more...
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Knowledge Management and the Sharepoint Era

Knowledge Management and the Sharepoint Era | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
1st generation KM, nicknamed the tool era, was crawling with technology solutions.  Many years later we are still looking hard at technology and we seem to be heading towards a new generation nickn...
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Regreening program to restore one-sixth of Ethiopia's land

Regreening program to restore one-sixth of Ethiopia's land | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Tree and shrub-planting program has transformed degraded and deforested land across Africa, with Ethiopia planning to restore a further 15m hectares by 2030
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Speakers want food security plan for rural population - Pakistan Today

Speakers want food security plan for rural population - Pakistan Today | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Pakistan Today Speakers want food security plan for rural population Pakistan Today Civil society leaders, humanitarian activists and experts on Thursday called for early action to have a 'food security plan' and policy cover to ensure food...
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Towards synergies between biodiversity conservation and food security: an outlook

Towards synergies between biodiversity conservation and food security: an outlook | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
By Joern Fischer Today I gave my own talk at the conference discussed in the previous few blog posts. Some of the conference had been a little less radical than I would have liked ... and so I trie...
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Aid agencies advised to switch to knowledge building

Aid agencies advised to switch to knowledge building | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Donors can retain their influence by helping poorer nations gather data on development impact, hears meeting.
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Business NOT as usual

Business NOT as usual | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
This is the first of a series of articles related to the establishment of the WLE Focal Regions.
The WLE Focal Region experiment begins
“Bureaucracy destroys initiative.
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The project report - a knowledge graveyard

The project report - a knowledge graveyard | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Probably the worst place you can put project lessons is to leave them in the End of Project Report.Tombstone created using http://tombgen.appspot.com/I know this is still the default approach for many project organisations, and even 1 in 6...
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Wild edibles fight poverty and provide food security / Development Dialogues 2014 / Blog

Wild edibles fight poverty and provide food security / Development Dialogues 2014 / Blog | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Historically, the wild edibles and indigenous crops have constituted a sustainable source for subsistence in most indigenous communities. Humanity relies on a d…
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7 quick tips to improve knowledge management | Saffron Interactive

7 quick tips to improve knowledge management | Saffron Interactive | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
7 tips to improve #knowledgemanagement // http://t.co/Dvzvn1GLKD
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Leaders talk food security - Fiji Times

Leaders talk food security - Fiji Times | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Leaders talk food security
Fiji Times
PACIFIC Islands Development Forum secretary-general Feleti Teo highlighted one of the 10 priorities set by Pacific leaders during the inaugural summit last year was food security.
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From Poverty to Power » Doing Development Differently: Report back from two mind-blowing days at Harvard

From Poverty to Power » Doing Development Differently: Report back from two mind-blowing days at Harvard | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
Todays KM4Dev-r: From Poverty to Power » Doing Development Differently: Report… http://t.co/InZRAron4r, see more http://t.co/t2lOeHkNtI
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Selling Social and Emotional Learning: An Interview with Daniel Goleman - YouTube

The author of Emotional Intelligence speaks on the value of social and emotional learning. For more information and resources on social and emotional learnin...

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Maplecroft | Climate change and lack of food security multiply risks of conflict and civil unrest in 32 countries – Maplecroft

Maplecroft | Climate change and lack of food security multiply risks of conflict and civil unrest in 32 countries – Maplecroft | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
We analyse, index and map over 100 global risks to help organisations identify areas of risk to their operations, supply chains and distribution networks.
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The 3 types of Knowledge Collateral

The 3 types of Knowledge Collateral | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
All projects deliver not just a product, but knowledge as well. Part of any Knowledge Management policy therefore has to be a definition of the expected Knowledge Collateral, or Knowledge output, from project work.
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Making the Food Security and Nutrition of Women, Infants, and Children a Priority

Making the Food Security and Nutrition of Women, Infants, and Children a Priority | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
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Why open-source seed breeding is critical for food security

Why open-source seed breeding is critical for food security | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
An organic seed-saving veteran calls for involving farmers in local innovation.
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Eben Lenderking's curator insight, October 4, 2015 11:27 AM
This is the past, and should be the future, but if companies like Monsanto, Bayer, and Syngenta have their way, they will have a monopoly on seeds.
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Earth Detectives

Earth Detectives | Global Food Security News | Scoop.it
How global monitoring of soil could help save agriculture
As global medical crises garner more and more headlines, governments are anxiously reviewing their public health surveillance programmes.
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