Our purpose is to assist USAID staff, development
partners, and developing country public and private institutions in providing
more effective, sustainable, and efficient extension, information, and advisory
services to rural people.
a. We are a consortium of problem solvers with expertise in agricultural
b. We give meaning to experience through country needs assessments and
recommendations, case studies, trainings, technical notes, design and
implementation of solutions.
c. We are transparent in all that we do – we make it all visible.
d. We are inclusive – working with other extension specialists wherever
e. We design all that we do to be shared and we make it discoverable by
everyone everywhere. For example: we publish in open file formats, we use
standard Creative Commons copyright licenses (http://creativecommons.org/about/licenses)
on our work, we don't hide information behind logins and we remove barriers to
f. We evaluate the impact of all that we do.