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  • Friday, January 22, 2010 - 15:11
    Facilitator: J. Francis, Centre for Rural Development and Poverty Alleviation, University of Venda Sessions Facilitated: a) Participation: the main ingredient for good development? b) Integrating HIV and food security Participants and the Facilitation Approach(es) Twenty-six people representing...
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 10:30
    MAJOR LEARNINGS: Surprised to learn that many in the field still share stereotypical views about cultures and communities – guess a lot more work with practitioners is needed! New and innovative use of media PROGRAMME STRUCTURE: Felt interactive sessions were too short – another 30mins...
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 10:30
    DO YOU SPEAK YOUTH Report on the session by Laura Washington from Project Empower. Doing HIV prevention with youth is a crucial element in overall HIV prevention work. We are not having as much success as we should have with preventing new infections: statistics are not showing a significant...
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 10:30
    Facilitator’s impressions and major learnings emerging through the discussions Overview We started the session by hearing some of the ideas, insights, revelations and contentions aired at the initial OA dialogue on Working with Men, in July. I had lifted about 20 direct quotes from that...
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 10:30
    Purpose: To challenge current understandings of program sustainability and encourage discussion around alternative ways of looking at the issue. While a significant amount of the event’s program is dedicated to some of the material aspects of sustainability, the significant question: ‘...
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 10:30
    25th – 27th October 2009 Report Submitted by: Sally-Jean Shackleton This report covers 3 areas of my participation: 1. As a panellist for the session: Fitting THEM in- working with sexual minorities (facilitated by Navin Vasudev) 2. As a facilitator of the session: Cellphones for Advocacy...

Blog posts

  • Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 09:14
    When I agreed to be a rapporteur I didn’t anticipate that it would be challenging. Besides, how difficult could it be to just report what I had heard? This was certainly not the case. At the outset it was fascinating to learn how partners were working with rights in their contexts and. It was...
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 17:57
    This was my first experience to be involved in such challenging duty. I am used to be in conferences as a participants having to articulates and be involved in discussions. In saying that for me, this was a new experience having to document or capture discussions let alone of such big event....
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 17:46
    Rapparteur: Dumisani Malwane Organisation: Maputaland Development and Information Centre (MDIC) First time rapparteuring for a conference of this magnitude whereby one interacts with people from different disciplines, backgrounds, organisations and countries is always scarring, intimidative...
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 17:42
    Coming to this event was quite a journey; I left home before sunrise on Sunday morning to get to the Port Elizabeth airport and finally arrived in Pietermaritzburg around midday. While in motion for all those hours, I kept wondering what it would be like to enter a space and process that was both...
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 16:52
    Interview with Kerry Farrance, Oxfam Australia, Melbourne, Day 2 of Intersections Which sessions have you attended today? When is it welfare and when is it development Don’t flat line your baseline Policy Update for community health workers. General Impression of the sessions?...

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