2016 | SENEGAL | DEVELOPMENT OF AGRICULTURE
DEVELOPMENT OF AGRICULTURE
UPA Développement international, Montreal
CIFA (Centre Interprofessionnel pour la Formation aux Métiers de l’Agriculture), Senegal
Context and issues
One of the main missions of the non-profit association CIFA is to form and to accompany the producers and the leaders of their organizations in the strengthening of their technical, organizational, strategic capacities and management, to make the most of their integration in an economic and agricultural environment. One of the demonstrations of this mission is the partnership The Knowledges of Les Savoirs des Gens de la Terre (LSGT) / Project integrated by development of the agriculture and by capacity building ( PIDARC) between the CIFA, UPA DI and the agricultural professional organizations (OPA), the Union des groupements paysans de Méckhé (UGPM) and the Fédération des périmètres autogérés (FPA); the ambition is to make assert itself the beneficiaries, to strengthen them substantially and to facilitate them the implementation of successful, viable and sustainable individual and collective economic projects.
The mission consists globally in supporting the CIFA in the realization of a diagnosis of its methods of communication and capitalization for its training programs. The results of this diagnosis will have to allow the writing of reference terms of two long-term missions and 8 short-term missions which will allow the improvement of the internal and external communication of the CIFA as well as the capitalization of the products of formation – support and the obtained results.
|January 2016||Colette Schwartz|
The mission head of RPSF listed the practices of the CIFA and realized a diagnosis of the methods of communication and capitalization by leading, on the spot, more than about twenty interviews with all the different intervenants. The final report will be written and issued to the partners in the weeks following the end of the mission. This work is in progress at present.