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Practical Research Skills – Training in PNG- May 2011

A European Union funded four week training for researchers and extension officers from PNG, Vanuatu and Solomon Islands was successfully completed in May 2011. Twenty four participants were trained in the basics of trial design, survey technique, calcuations, trial plans, … Continue reading

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2011 – Information Management – software development

2011 has been a big year for our team of developers – Stephen and Isaac in New Zealand, supported for the mapping work by Juri in Germany. Alan continues to provide oversight in the early stages of projects. We have … Continue reading

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Effective Monitoring and Evaluation

I was asked recently to provide a friend in PNG with some thoughts- guidance if you like. Here is what I said to him- Firstly- understand clearly what the organisation seeks to achieve. ARe they clear about that? Does everyone … Continue reading

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Writing html and other goodies – needed with Word Press

Writing html- I found the introductory tutorial at to be just great. I’ll add to this post as I go along.

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