Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Achievement Fund
February 16-18, 2011 - Popayán, Colombia
Natural resources management, food security and extension strategies:
contributions to the design of policies for climate change adaptation in Latin America
The Division of Climate, Energy and Tenure (NRC) of FAO, with the support and agreement of the Joint Programme: "Integration of Ecosystems and Climate Change Adaptation in the Colombian Massif" (UNJP/SPA/032/COL) are developing a workshop to exchange experiences between the Spanish-funded projects Environment Windows of Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama and Peru, with the participation of programs/projects aimed in the same sense in El Salvador (GCP/ELS/008/SPA) and Honduras (HON/10/001/ /01/34). The workshop will be held in Popayan, Colombia, home of the Joint Programme (JP). Participants in the workshop will include colleagues from FAO, UNDP, UNICEF and PAHO in Colombia, and representatives of the Government of Colombia and delegates of the indigenous councils and producer organizations in the pilot area of the JP.
The same processes will be addressed form a rtegional perspective, oriented towards the production of policy instruments validated regionally in Latin American countries.
Institutions and Climate Change Officer (NRC)