Shareweb Facilitation for SDC Agriculture and Food Security Network

The Agriculture and Food Security Network of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is an important platform for knowledge management. This mandate provides support in all aspects related to online communication.


  • Lead-Departement Hochschule für Agrar-, Forst- und Lebensmittelwissenschaften
  • Institut Agronomie
  • Forschungseinheit Internationale Landwirtschaft und ländliche Entwicklung
  • Förderorganisation Andere
  • Laufzeit 01.05.2016 - 30.04.2020
  • Projektverantwortung Felix Hintermann
  • Projektleitung Felix Hintermann
  • Projektmitarbeitende Felix Hintermann
  • Partner Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation
  • Schlüsselwörter web publishing, online communication, network facilitation, knowledge management


Aim of the project: Facilitate knowledge exchange among Network members trough user friendly and innovative communication tools. Present content in an attractive form on different communication channels. Support members in the use of communication tools.


The SDC Agriculture and Food Security Network is an important platform for knowledge management seeking to enhance the effectiveness of SDC operations in the field by improving the availability and use of knowledge specific to agriculture and food security. This mandate supports the Network in: 1) regular production of newsletters, 2) management of its web platform, 3) member management and user monitoring, 4) communication through innovative and tailor-made tools.


Web platform and communication tools are user-friendly, innovative and up-to date.