Sub-Saharan Africa Workshop on Integrated Regional Assessments

AgMIP Sub-Saharan Africa Workshop on Integrated Regional Assessments took place in Accra, Ghana September 10-14, 2012.This workshop was organized to help coordinate AgMIP Research Teams within sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and to help facilitate compatible integrated regional assessments of climate change impacts and adaptation in selected agricultural systems. The workshop, organized by the SSA Regional Coordination Team (RCT) and by the AgMIP Leadership Team aimed to:

  • Build cohesiveness within and among regional AgMIP teams to achieve success across each region;

  • Consider stakeholders’ concerns and needs;

  • Review and refine protocols for AgMIP regional integrated climate change assessments;

  • Conduct training on AgMIP integrated assessment methods and tools;

  • Develop specific plans for carrying out AgMIP integrated assessments during the project; and,

  • Develop target publication outputs, including a book, developing a timetable for incrementally writing material such that the assessments are ready for publication by the end of the project.
  • Presentations from this workshop can be found here.