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This training event on Regional Training on Agricultural water management under climate challenges in West Africa: Technical, Institutional and Political Actions aims to reinforce the capacities of regional institutions (e.g. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Economic and Monetary Union of West Africa (UEMOA), Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS), Agrhymet, International Institute of Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE), Regional Association for Irrigation and Drainage in West and Central Africa (ARID) and Global Water Partnership West Africa (GWP/WA) and relevant national administrations from West Africa in Agricultural Water Management (AWM) and adaptation to climate change.

This training will be done according to their respective needs and mandates, regarding the implementation of the ECOWAS Water Resources Policy for West Africa, and in the broader context of the ECOWAS Agricultural Policy/Comprehensive Africa Agricultural Development Program (ECOWAP/CAADP) Regional and National Agricultural Investment Programs, and the ECOWAS Action Plan for Adaptation to Climate Change and Variability in West Africa.

 

Contact: Javan Steadham jsteadham@worldbank.org

or Marwan Ladki mladki@worldbank.org

 

 

 

Organizers: Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and WBI
In collaboration with: Economic and Monetary Union of West Africa (UEMOA), Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS), Regional Association for Irrigation and Drainage in West and Central Africa (ARID), Agrhymet, International Institute of Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE).
 

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