Our outputs

Engagement Guide: A Brief Guide for Research Engagement with Development Partners

This brief guide aims to present the key features of research engagement with development partners as a guide for researchers who aim to engage with development. The objectives of the guide are two-fold:

The power of television in triggering feedback through mobile phones

This study aimed at identifying innovative ways to reach farmers through testing the effectiveness of integrating TV and mobile phone technology in enhancing feedback mechanisms among smallholder farmers.

Solwezi Landcare Masterclass Report

The Solwezi, Zambia Masterclass was held from the 5th to 8th December, 2016 to introduce Landcare to the area, build local capacities and to support cross-learning.

Vale chain Selection Matrix

Guide on Value chains seclection process in Uganda and Zambia detailing criteria used during selection and detailed Analysis of value chains implemented by farmers on the ground. Also justifies decisions made by the project on various selecting or dropping various value chains.

VIP4FS Annual Report: June 2015-June 2016

The Report provides progress made so far by the VIP4FS project and its intended plans for the coming year June 2016- June 2017.

Guidelines for identifying and designing planned comparisons

Planned comparisons help us to assess the relative effectiveness (possibly including cost-effectiveness) of options in addressing development challenges. Often, the suitability of options will vary by context, so different options suit different people and places.