Workshop on Climate Change, Disasters and Crises in the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sector in Southern and Eastern Africa

22 Apr 2013 - 24 Apr 2013
Maputo, Mozambique

This workshop aims to establish the current baseline with regard to the integration of climate change adaptation and disaster risk management in fisheries and aquaculture activities and policies in Southern and Eastern Africa, and, vice versa, of the integration of fisheries and aquaculture in climate change adaptation and disaster risk management strategies and plans, with the overall goal of coordinating activities and identifying gaps and priority actions. Among its key objectives, the workshops aims to strengthen the understanding of climate change and disaster impacts on fisheries and aquaculture in Southern and Eastern Africa and present best-practice examples and lessons learned.

UN Organisation(s): 
FAO
Partner(s):
Planning and Coordinating Agency of the New Partnership for Africa's Development, African Union, Indian Ocean Commission, European Union
Language(s): 
ENG