August 24 – 28. Abuja, Nigeria. CTA launched its 1st “Training of Trainers” workshop on the “Agricultural Science Technology and Innovation (ASTI) System” for 2009. Thirty delegates from Nigerian universities, research organizations and ministries are being trained.
This training programme is another phase in the process of competence building in a number of ACP countries for applying the innovation systems concept to supporting science, technology and innovation (ST&I) policy development and implementation for improving the performance of ACP agriculture. There are two main aspects to the CTA Training of Trainers’ programme on ASTI Systems.
CTA "Training of Trainers” workshop on the “Agricultural Science Technology and Innovation (ASTI) System