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Results and conclusions from Stakeholder Workshop 2 "Selection and decision on technologies/approaches to be implemented", held in the Mediterranean dry land in south of Chile VII and VIII Region. November 12th 2009.

Authors: Carlos Ruiz, Alejandra Engler


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The workshop methodology was designed and coordinated through Research Theme 3: Potential prevention & mitigation strategies and consisted of three main elements:

  • A participatory approach to guide and lead the workshop participants through a process of multi-criteria evaluation of different options which finally results in decision-making on strategies to be field-tested.
  • The WOCAT database containing locally applied options as well as options from a number of other contexts.
  • 'Facilitator', a Multi Objective Decision Support System (MODSS) software to support the single steps of the evaluation and decision-making process.

Target groups were the same as in the 1st workshop: local stakeholders (land users, representatives of local authorities, local NGOs) and external stakeholders (researchers, development professionals, NGOs, GOs).



The following strategies were discussed during the workshop.

1. Aplicatión de guano (Application of guano)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (guano)_ES (187.68 kB)
2. Canales des desviación (Diversion channels)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (diversion channels)_ES (220.4 kB)
3. Cero labranza (Zero tillage)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (zero tillage)_ES (159.38 kB)
4. Control carcavas (Gully control)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (gully control)_ES (221.9 kB)
5. Manejo rastrojo cereal (Cereal stubble management)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (cereal stubble)_ES (203.21 kB)
6. Subsolado (Subsoiling)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (subsoiling)_ES (144.54 kB)
7. Zanjas de infiltración (Infiltration channels)
 iconWP3.3 Strategies: Chile (infiltration channels)_ES (147.45 kB)


As a result of the workshop, the following measure was selected for testing in field experiments.


Measures Specifications Type Land use
Zero tillage Including crop rotation agronomic cropland


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WP3.3 Stakeholder Workshop 2 Chile (report)

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