This chapter titled “Dealing with critical challenges in African innovation platforms: lessons for facilitation” assess the process of identifying key issues and challenges, key issues in facilitating innovation platforms and the voices from the field with an assessment of the challenges faced- dynamic and evolving platforms, power and platforms, gender, internal versus external facilitation, issues of sustainability, issues of scale, and monitoring and evaluation.
Authors: Kees Swaans, Beth Cullen, Andr? van Rooyen, Adewale Adekunle, Hlami Ngwenya, Zelalem Lema, Suzanne Nederlof, Kees Swaans, Beth Cullen, Andr? van Rooyen, Adewale Adekunle, Hlami Ngwenya, Zelalem Lema, Suzanne Nederlof
Publication Date: 2016
Identifier: ISBN: 9780896292130
Keywords: African innovation platforms, innovation processes, research and development initiatives
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Devaux, AndrÃ©, Maximo Torero, Jason Donovan, and Douglas E. Horton, eds. Innovation for inclusive value-chain development: Successes and challenges. Intl Food Policy Res Inst, 2016.