TRANSFER workshop - Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie : 2005-2009
The Agency of French speaking Universities (AUF) offers a series of training workshops for ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) entitled "Transfer workshops". These training workshops, majorily held in the francophonic Southern and the Eastern countries, help on developing local competencies on information and communication technologies, especially in education. The trainings last 5 to 7 days, and are organized in the form of workshops structured on basis of problem-based learning.
Workshops of SIST programme (Scientific and technical information Systems) : 2004
SIST training workshops are part of a French cooperation project of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. They were performed by CIRAD (Centre for International Cooperation in Agronomic Research for Development). They aims to open up African research, to promote a dynamic expertise and develop African science for sustainable development. SIST has three components: the establishment of an information system in each partner country of the project, the creation of networks of expertise on priority issues and training and transfer of expertise.
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