News and events related to ASSAR

ASSAR Ghana participates in SAG-SEED Replicator Connect Workshop
ASSAR Ghana participates in SAG-SEED Replicator Connect Workshop
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:45

A one-day workshop on developing eco-inclusive projects brought together about 25 participants from across Ghana, including two ASSAR Ghana team members, in the city of Kumasi on 12 October 2017.

Prince Ansah (Technical Officer) presented on behalf of the ASSAR team at PRESASS.
ASSAR Ghana attends the 4th PRESASS Regional Climate Outlook Forum in Accra
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 17:15

The ASSAR Ghana team recently had the opportunity to participate and present their work at PRESASS (PRÉvisions climatiques Saisonnières en Afrique Soudano-Sahélienne), a regional forum that focuses on regional and seasonal rainfall expectation for West Africa.

ASSAR Ghana at UNU-WIDER Development Conference
ASSAR and DECCMA Ghana present at UNU-WIDER Development Conference
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 09:30

On 6 October 2017, Profs. Chris Gordon and Appeaning-Addo respectively delivered presentations on behalf of the ASSAR and DECCMA projects at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference held in Accra, Ghana.

Ethiopia Impact Pathway
Managing Ethiopia's invasive plant species
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 13:45

A beautiful new illustrated impact pathway aids workshop participants in Ethiopia to understand the logic and process of ASSAR's work in the region.

Paving the ground for things to happen in Mali’s Koutiala District
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:00

Coulibaly is an administrator for the NGO Association of Awakening to Sustainable Development and due to his passion and experience he is also an ASSAR champion!

A school principal working wonders in difficult circumstances
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 10:45

Samuel Mutabari is the headmaster of a primary school in the small village of Kachiuru in Kenya, he's also an ASSAR champion!

Championing invaluable community-researcher relationships in Ghana’s Upper West Region
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 12:45

Stanislaus Nasaal, Projects Manager of the Nandom Deanery Integrated Rural Development Programme in Ghana, has been with ASSAR since the beginning. Read about why he is a champion.

Dynamite comes in small packages
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 11:00

Miss Lerato Sebola is the Assistant District Commissioner stationed at Bobonong, read why we think she is an ASSAR Champion!

Tate Malakia: Inspiring hope in Onesi
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 14:00

Julia Davis tells the story of Malakia and why his work in Namibia's Omusati Region makes him an ASSAR Champion.

Shivshankar – IIHS’s bridge to the rural communities of Kolar District
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 13:30

We take a look at what Mr Shivshankar, from Mysore Resettlement and Development Authority, has learnt over 15 years working as a programme officer for Kolar, a district in India.

Championing wise and participatory water management in Maharashtra
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:15

Prof Pradeep Purandare looks at wise and participatory water management in Maharashtra, India.

New leadership in the age of climate neuroticism
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:45

Daniel Morchain from OXFAM looks at new leadership in the age of climate neuroticism and what is means.