CAPRESE was first and foremost a platform for exchange between professionals in the area of Capacity Building. This hasn’t changed. However, mastering the technology to implement a web-based, interactive community platform was more paper writer edit my paper challenging than organising workshops and round tables in real life.
Some initial attempts were made with a Content Management System called DotNetNuke, which apparently could do everything. However our web hosting provider decided to cease supporting the DNN technology. Now we have two separate areas which are both in the early stages of development, a Joomla-based zone for interactive forums and chats, etc. and WordPress for more straightforward blogging.