Press release: Inception workshop CGIAR Research Program "Dryland Systems"
Press release: Inception workshop CGIAR Research Program "Dryland Systems".
The purpose of the Regional Inception Workshop, to be held on 12-14 June 2012 in Conference Room of Dedeman Hotel in Tashkent, is to bring together partners working in the target areas identified for CRP 1.1 in Central Asia and the Caucasus (CAC). CAC is one of the five Regions globally where the CRP1.1 approach will be implemented. More specifically, the participants will review key hypotheses and research questions; discuss, validate and agree on outputs and activities for the Action Sites, and develop implementation plans. Characterization data compiled for the three Action Sites will be presented and reviewed. The Workshop will be attended by about 100 participants representing the different partner groups from all five Central Asian countries, international research centres and development agencies.