CTA, in partnership with a consortium of partners from the public sector, private sector and farmers’ organisations, have been implementing a project, which aims to contribute to increased resilience to climate change for smallholder farmers in the region, specifically in Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia through the promotion of specific climate-smart agricultural solutions. About 18 participants at the meeting are drawn from the various implementing partners from the project countries.
Project implementation review in Southern Africa
The aims of the meeting are:
- Review progress of project implementation, status of key project deliverables, assess country-level partnerships and, possible remedial actions where necessary;
- Provide an opportunity for cross-country project learning and sharing between local implementing partners;
- Review progress of the implementation of the M&E activities including baseline study findings;
- Training on documentation of impact stories and refresher on experience capitalisation for impact;
- Initiate discussions for resource mobilisation to support the regional project.
The review meeting is being organised back-to-back with the 4th CSA Global Conference under the theme: “Catalysing local innovations and action to accelerate scaling up of CSA”, 28th– 30th November 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). Its mission is to advance food security, resilience and inclusive economic growth in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific through innovations in sustainable agriculture. CTA operates under the framework of the Cotonou Agreement and is funded by the EU.