Workshop on agriculture systems at risk: Priority action towards climate change adaptation

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters (FAO Headquarters)
Date:
04-05 Feb 2013
Location:
Ghana (Accra)
Venue:
Labadi Beach Hotel
Language:
English

This workshop will bring together Senior level professionals from Economic Community for West Africa States (ECOWAS) member states and aims to place climate change adaptation firmly on the governance agenda of regional and national governments.

The workshop aims to discuss:

  • Status and trends in land and water resources in West Africa with identified agriculture systems at risk. Focus is laid on anticipated impacts of climate change.
  • An appraised Agriculture Investment Plan taking into consideration climate change variability. National Adaptation Programmes of Actions will be compared against investment plans.

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How to register

For further information, please contact Jean Boroto Senior Water Resources Officer, NRL Land & Water Division (ruhiza.boroto@fao.org) or Meshack Malo, Land Water Officer, NRL Land & Water Division (meshack.malo@fao.org).


Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Water, Food Security & Agriculture
Countries:
Ghana
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