The Convergence of Sciences programme has spent the past decade exploring new pathways for agricultural innovation that focus on enabling smallholders to capture opportunity.

Paper: Triggering regime change

A comparative analysis of the performance of innovation platforms that attempted to change the institutional context for nine agricultural domains in West Africa.

Cahiers Agricultures Special Issue

EDP Open published a special issue of Cahiers Agricultures titled Innovation Platforms and Projects to support smallholder development - Experiences from sub-Saharan Africa.

Next phase: Converging to Innovate

Converging to Innovate (C2I) presents a new model for agriculture development and has been developed by CoS-SIS partners and CORAF/WECARD.