CORAF / WECARD hosted an exhibition booth during the four days of the High Level Forum of Climate-Smart-Agriculture stakeholders in West Africa held from 15 to 18 June at the International Conference Center of Bamako
Organized by ECOWAS, UEMOA and CILSS, in collaboration with other organizations, the forum brought together over a hundred participants from Africa and elsewhere. These participants who came to express their interest on the need to find a framework to think about the opportunities and challenges of climate change and identified a strategy to promote a climate smart agriculture (CSA) .The climate change, in fact, has continuously threatened the African continent especially the West African region that become very vulnerable to its consequences.
CORAF / WECARD like 14 other participating organizations hosted an exhibition stand to share its activities.
To this end, an extensive and varied documentation was made available to a hundred visitors who get the knowledge on adaptation to climate change through the results of AfricaInteract project.
Let us remind that the objective of AfricaInteract Project coordinated by CORAF WECARD is to establish an effective and efficient dialogue between researchers and policy makers to help vulnerable populations in sub-Saharan Africa to adapt on the vagaries of climate change. It operates in three business areas such as agriculture, health and urban areas.