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Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing in Armyworm Management

Mogana S. Flomo

This book offers a comprehensive guide to collaboration and knowledge sharing in the context of armyworm management, with a focus on fostering effective stakeholder engagement for sustainable agricultural practices. It explores the challenges posed by armyworm infestations and their socioeconomic impacts on farming communities. Drawing on case studies, research findings, and practical insights, this book provides valuable strategies and tools for stakeholders involved in armyworm management, including government agencies, NGOs, researchers, and farmers.

The book begins by highlighting the importance of collaboration and knowledge sharing in addressing the threat of armyworm infestations. It delves into the various approaches and techniques used to facilitate collaboration among stakeholders, such as online collaboration platforms, content management systems, and knowledge management software. It also presents a template collaboration agreement that stakeholders can use as a reference when forming partnerships or joint initiatives.

Furthermore, the book explores the impact of armyworms on farming communities and the socioeconomic factors at play. It discusses the role of governments in implementing national armyworm control programs and providing subsidies for pesticides and inputs. The importance of extension services and farmer training in disseminating information and building capacity is emphasized.

The book also covers research and development support for armyworm control, including funding initiatives and the development of innovative control strategies. It highlights the significance of regional collaboration and cooperation among countries facing armyworm infestations for collective action and resource sharing.

To enhance readers' understanding, the book includes a glossary section that defines key terms and concepts related to collaboration, knowledge sharing, and armyworm management. Additionally, it provides an extensive list of additional readings and references for those interested in delving deeper into the topic.

Overall, this book serves as a comprehensive resource for stakeholders seeking to improve collaboration and knowledge sharing in armyworm management. It offers practical guidance, real-world examples, and valuable insights to foster sustainable agriculture practices and mitigate the impact of armyworm infestations on farming communities.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Mgi Inc.
  • Publish Date: Jun 15th, 2023
  • Pages: 140
  • Language: English
  • Edition: undefined - undefined
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.33in - 0.41lb
  • EAN: 9798223574064
  • Categories: Agriculture - Sustainable Agriculture

About the Author

Flomo, Mogana S., Jr.: -

Dr. Mogana S. Flomo, Jr. is a highly accomplished and versatile individual, with expertise in several fields including education, agriculture, public health, and social sector leadership. He was born on February 13, 1976, in Jorwah, Panta District, Bong County, Republic of Liberia, to Prof. and Mrs. Mogana S. Flomo, Sr.

Dr. Flomo is the Founder of the Center for Environmental and Public Health Research (CEPRES) Inc. and CEPRES International University in Liberia. He has over 25 years of experience in teaching at various universities in Liberia, including Cuttington University, Bong County Technical College, and CEPRES International University. Dr. Flomo currently serves as a Special Technical Consultant to the National Commission on Higher Education and is the immediate Former Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Liberia.

Apart from his roles in education and agriculture, Dr. Flomo is also involved in politics and public service. He has served as Board Chairman and member of many organizations, institutions, and agencies of government, including Youth for Positive Transformation Initiative (YOPTI), Liberia Initiative for Developmental Services (LIDS), National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL), National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA), Central Agriculture Research Institute (CARI), Forestry Development Authority (FDA) of Liberia, Booker Washington Institute, Liberia Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI), and several others.

Dr. Flomo is an accomplished author with several publications in health, education, and agriculture, as well as a book on Decision Making. He is the Head of the Africa Mission of the International Academic and Management Association (IAMA), headquartered in Delhi, India.

Dr. Flomo's passion for human development is evident in his work and involvement in youth-focused initiatives. He has worked extensively with communities, including farming groups in rural Liberia, for more than ten years. Dr. Flomo is also an environmentalist and a public health professional with a keen interest in improving Liberia's food security and education system.

Dr. Flomo is an expert in several software programs, including Statistics Software (STATA, Python, and R), Music Software (Cakewalk Pro-audio, Cakewalk Sonar Producer Edition, and more), and has excellent skills in setting up and managing several Distance Education Platforms.