30 November 2011

  • 9:00-14:40      Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security in Africa
  • 9:00-11:00      Drought Risk Reduction Institutional changes for addressing natural hazards and climate risks as a sustainable development priority against the context of the July/August 2011 drought disaster in the Horn of Africa
  • 15:00-20:00    Accelerating Geothermal Resource Development in the East Africa Region
  • 16:45-18:15     Effects of Climate Change on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Risks Control measures and trade
  • 16:45-18:15    Building Capacity in Africa to Forge Climate Resilient Development
  • 18:30-20:00    African Women and Climate Change: Negotiating Best Outcomes for the African Woman in CoP17 and Beyond
  • 18:30-20:00     Munich Climate Insurance Initiative Climate change and the possibility of using insurance approaches for specific sectors like agriculture to help manage issues around food security in Africa better
  • 20:15-21:45     Framework for the Integrated Assessment of Climate Change, Land Use, Energy and Water: Mauritius Case Study
  • 20:15-21:45  Evening with TerrAfrica


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