Dr. Paul Van Mele, Program Leader Learning and Innovation Systems, at WARDA participated in the recently held Share Fair 09 at FAO HQ in Rome from 20th-22nd January 2009. Paul presented WARDA’s work on Rural Learning.

During the Share Fair Paul interviewed some people on the subject of Rural Learning and also on the efforts made by WARDA.

This includes the following interviews:

  1. Mark Holderness, Executive Secretary of the Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR), presents his viewpoint on WARDA’s integrated rural learning approach (01:29).
  2. Nancy White, visual facilitator of Full Circle Associates, talks about how WARDA enabled cross-cultural learning through video (01:02)
  3. Riccardo del Castello, Communication for Development Officer at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), shares his ideas on how synergies can be built between rural radio and educational videos (02:53)

These interviews in the form of short video clips are now available on WARDA’s Rural Learning webpage- see Feedback on Rural Learning page