Basona Worena woreda is located in the Amhara region and is one of the Africa RISING project sites in Ethiopia. In February 2014 a team of Africa RISING researcher traveled to the woreda to establish the woreda as well as kebele-level innovation platforms.
The meeting was well represented by participants from government offices, women and youth representatives, cooperatives, health extension workers, elders, farmers and development agents.
The meeting achieved its objective and at the end of the meeting the strategic innovation platform at the woreda level and the operational innovation platforms at the kebel level were formed.
This photo report gives an overview of the major happenings during the meetings.