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EU-Africa High Level Food Security Working Group to Launch in Ethiopia

 
EU-Africa High Level Food Security Working Group to Launch in Ethiopia

EU-Africa High Level Food Security Working Group to Launch in Ethiopia

The EU-Africa High Level Policy Dialogue (HLPD) on Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture (FNSSA) is set to launch in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 15-16 March 2017. [Image credit: Flickr, IFPRI]

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Date: March 15-16, 2017
Location / Venue: Addis Ababa / African Union Headquarters
Country: Ethiopia

The kick-off meeting will serve as a platform for identifying ways in which the Working Group can provide the oversight required for coordinating strategies of implementation for the Roadmap EU-Africa research and innovation (R&I) partnership on FNSSA while addressing gaps that require additional joint actions by both African and European actors.

According to an announcement published on the Research and Innovation Network for Europe and Africa, the Working Group is expected to oversee the "coordination between the different instruments, partners, and projects implementing the Roadmap." The announcement further adds that "included in this coordination is the need for monitoring and evaluating (M&E) the implementation of the Roadmap. In the beginning, the Working Group will focus its activities on M&E."

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