Meerim from Kyrgyzstan, kicks off the social reporting project at the 6th Africa Agriculture Science Week in Accra, Ghana.
Meerim is one of the 170 enthusiastic youngsters who’ll report live from the conference using a multitude of social media channels:
- Blog updates: via our AASW6 live blog
- Twitter: follow @FARAinfo and all tweets with the #AASW6 tag
- Facebook: via the FARA Facebook page
- Podcasts: via the FARA podcast channel
- Pictures: on the AASW6 Flickr Pool
- Videos: on the FARAportal YouTube channel
- Presentations and proceedings: via FARA’s Slideshare
- LinkedIn: on the FARA group
- The AASW6 coverage in the press and on blogs can be found on our Delicious bookmarks
Fifty-five social reporters are at the conference itself, half of which received a two-day social media training. The training was provided thanks to the support of the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation – CTA.