Agenda

Day 1


Time
Subject
Presenter
9.00-9.30
Welcoming

Introductions

Evolution of NBDC from conception to action
Tilahun Amede
9.30-10.30
Presentation of progresses made by the different NBDC projects (Nile 2, Nile 3, Nile 4 and Nile 5):
Nile 2:
Nile 3:
Nile 4:
Nile 5:
Project leaders

Simon Langan

An Notenbaert

Charlotte MacAlister

Tilahun Amede
10.30-11.00
Coffee break

11.00-11.30
Discussion on NBDC progress

11.30-12.45
NBDC from the eyes of the Dragons: is NBDC on the right track?
Katherine Snyder
12.45-14.00
Lunch Break

14.00-15.30
Comparative advantage of Nile BDC (Group Work)
An Notenbaert
15.30-16.00
Coffee Break

16.00-16.45
Critical gaps of projects and potential adjustments (including Gender in BDC research)
Alan Duncan
16.45-17.30
Adjustments to CPWF budget cuts and strategies for gap filling
Amanda Harding/
Tilahun Amede



Day 2


8.45- 10.30
Developing a road map/ an impact ladder towards Dec 2013 and an action plan responding to the road map (Streamlining/Integrating to achieve outcomes)
Alan Duncan
10.30-11.00
Coffee Break

11:00-13:30
Action plan – all to happen by June 21 monthly meeting
Alan Duncan
13:30-14:00
Lunch break

14:00-
M&E strategies for monitoring the ladder
Pamela Pali
15:25
Institutional history; processes and insights
Pamela Pali
15:25
Coffee Break

15:40-15:20
CPWF 'Sunrise strategy'
Amanda Harding
15:20-16:45
Nile BDC 'sunrise strategy'; including emerging opportunities in the basin and responses from Nile BDC (3 Groups)
Simon
16:45-17:30
Way forward and action plans
Tilahun/Simon/Amanda