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- Formulate a project plan in collaboration with regional partners and apply for financial contributions. Monitoring of expenditures should preferably be done by a steering committee with local representatives, regional officials and national officials.
- Integrate the objectives from financiers with the design of the experiments, such that these important stakeholder share a sense of ownership of the experiments.
- Keep in mind that financing can be a difficult negotiation process. However, it may be possible to acquire the necessary budget from different sources.