This report contains a description of activities planned and executed in the period from July 1st to September 30th 2008. It also discusses some challenges faced during this period and a summary of activities planned for next quarter. During this quarter coordination activities focused mainly on monitoring taskforce field activities, lead institutions (LI) functions handover to CORAF and backstopping of taskforces on baseline and community analysis surveys completion. In the next quarter, the LI coordination will focus ensuring completion of IP set up and description in all taskforces. In addition, the LI will work on achieving the milestones of the functions handover action plan developed with CORAF and making sure there is continuity of activities.
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), 10 pp.