Networks among agricultural stakeholders in the Southwestern Highlands of Uganda



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Type: 
journal article
Journal: 
Journal of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
Number: 
7
Pages: 
118-129
Volume: 
3
Year: 
2011
Author(s): 
Fungo
Clark L.
Teniwa M. M.
Tukahirwa J.
Kamugisha R.
Birachi E.
Wanjiku C.
Bizoza A. R.
Wimba B.
Pali P.
Adewale A.
Olowole F.
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The aim of this study was to explore the interactions that exist among agricultural stakeholders in the southwestern highlands of Uganda as a way of identifying opportunities and gaps for operation of Innovation Platforms (IPs) under the proof of concept of Integrated Agricultural Research for Development (IAR4D) research project. The specific objectives were to (i) characterize the agricultural stakeholders in the study sites (ii) determine the nature, diversity and relative importance of horizontal and vertical networks that exist among stakeholders in the Southwestern Highlands of Uganda. Data were collected from both stakeholder analysis and household interviews in Kabale and Kisoro Districts.

Publication year: 
2011