Mudzingwa Shepherd K

Organisation : Fambidzanai Permaculture Centre
Category : Civil Society Organization : NOG
Region : Sub Saharan Africa
What are, or should be, the main characteristics of agroecological innovations ? (sentences or key words) : Relevant
Driven by the interests of indigenous communities
Replicable
User friendly
Why are these characteristics important for agroecological transitions to sustainable food systems ? : For innovations to be useful in rural communities it has to be informed by the needs and aspirations of the indigenous people at the same time addressing their needs. It must be informed with what they want.