The objectives of the Workshop were viewed through plenary discussions, presentation of group work, brainstorming and breakout sessions. After each plenary, participants were divided into small groups and assigned to create draft objectives, finalize advocacy objectives and SWOT analysis. Each State representative spelt out their workshop expectations e.g. enhancing and disseminating information on OFSP, availability of improved planting materials, production, consumption etc.
The workshop objectives were also enumerated to include gathering feedback from stakeholders and advocacy on situation analysis report, reaching agreement on key issues that require policy intervention and donor support, etc. The Participants were also acquainted with the Reaching Agents of Change (RAC) project which focuses on Advocacy, Capacity Building, OFSP and the objectives in partnership with CIP and HKI.