Save the Date: FOCUS-Africa Third Stakeholder Workshop is Co-hosted by WEMC from 30 May – 3 June 2022
The central objective of FOCUS-Africa is to develop sustainable tailored climate services in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region for four sectors: agriculture and food security, water, energy and infrastructure. An innovative aspect of FOCUS-Africa is to address the recurring sustainability and exploitation challenge of climate services in Africa.
The third FOCUS-Africa Workshop is planned to take place in a hybrid mode in South Africa 2022 to bring together the consortium members, close partners, advisory board (AB) members, European Union (EU) officers, and local stakeholders in South Africa and Mauritius to better understand the local needs and requirements for related case studies in food security and water. The workshop will happen from 30 May to 3 June 2022, and will be composed of internal and external sessions to cover both regional perspective for the whole project and particularly explore about local gaps, opportunities, and activities in South Africa and Mauritius.
Agenda – Monday to Friday, 30 May – 3 June 2022
Day 1 – Monday Afternoon (30th May): Internal workshop (Consortium meeting: WPs)
Day 2 – Tuesday (31st May): Internal workshop (Consortium meeting: CSs)
Day 3 – Wednesday (1st June): External workshop (Food Security case study in South Africa)
Day 4 – Thursday (2nd June): External workshop (Water case study in Mauritius)
Day 5 – Friday (3rd May): Internal workshop (Consortium meeting)
Further information can be found on the project website.