Digital Stories

Video Interviews for the NICC-foundation:

Water Productivity part 1 – Sugar Beet Breeding

Not the wheel again

Promotion movie I made for the Netherlands International Cooperation Collection (Stichting NICC). Check out their video gallery to see short movies of interviews I made for them to enrich their collection. Soon to be translated in English.

Two-wheel Tractors and Conservation Agriculture for Sustainable Intensification in Ethiopia

Revitalizing small-scale agriculture in Zimbabwe: Conservation Agriculture using the 2-wheel tractor

Powering Smallholder Agriculture in Eastern and Southern Africa

Published September 2015 Commissioned and published by: The African Conservation Tillage Network (ACT) for the “Farm  Mechanization and Conservation Agriculture for Sustainable Intensification” (FACASI) project (www.facasi.act-africa.org). FACASI is implemented by the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. This digital story depicts the way in which 2-wheel tractors can offer a solution for the decrease in farm power in Eastern and Southern Africa.

Farmer field days in the Nile Basin Development Challenge

Published on Apr 10, 2014 This digital story was produced to communicate work done by the Nile Basin Development Challenge (NBDC), specifically activities undertaken by the team working on ‘Technologies, Institutions and Policies’. The NBDC aimed to improve the livelihoods of farmers in the Ethiopian highlands through land and water management and was funded by the Challenge Program for Water and Food.

Innovation platforms for improved livelihoods and rainwater management in Ethiopia

Published on Apr 11, 2014 This digital story was produced to communicate work done by the Nile Basin Development Challenge (NBDC), specifically activities undertaken by the team working on ‘Technologies, Institutions and Policies’. The NBDC aimed to improve the livelihoods of farmers in the Ethiopian highlands through land and water management and was funded by the Challenge Program for Water and Food.

Farmers use Desho grass to feed livestock in the Ethiopian dry season

Published on Oct 28, 2013 A family explains how they use ‘Desho’ grass as a feed for their livestock and the challenges they have during the dry season. They practice cut and carry system by keeping their cattle in the compound which lets them have sufficient fodder during the dry season. The photofilm is produced by the project on “Enhancing communities’ adaptive capacity to climate-change induced water scarcity in drought-prone hotspots of the Blue Nile

NBDC experiences with fodder development in Fogera, Ethiopia

Published on Apr 11, 2014 This digital story was produced to communicate work done by the Nile Basin Development Challenge (NBDC), specifically activities undertaken by the team working on ‘Technologies, Institutions and Policies’. The NBDC aimed to improve the livelihoods of farmers in the Ethiopian highlands through land and water management and was funded by the Challenge Program for Water and Food.

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