Central African Republic

Against the grain and to the roots Maize and cassava innovation platforms in West and Central Africa

This book introduces a tool for collective effort in agricultural research. ‰ÛÏIt examines how innovation platforms work by bringing together a group of diverse but interdependent stakeholders to meet pressing food security demands with respect to maize and cassava food crop systems and value chains in West and Central Africa. The publication reveals the need for new thinking and new organizational constellations rooted in local and national dynamics, alongside an appreciation and inclusion of long-standing actors.

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Book
Citation: 
Sanyang, S., R. Pyburn, R. Mur and G. Audet-BÌ©langer. Against the grain and to the roots Maize and cassava innovation platforms in West and Central Africa (eds). CORAF/WECARD and Royal Tropical Institute (KIT).