Forthcoming: 2017 Steering Committee meeting of the SFOAP

The 2017 SFOAP Steering Committee (SC) will take place in Niamey, Niger, on 20-21 April to review the overall implementation of the programme.

About thirty participants are expected to join the meeting, including representatives from Regional Farmers Organisations, the Pan-African Farmers' Organisation, IFAD, as well as the SFOAP financial partners such as the European Union (EU), the French Development Agency (AFD) and of the Swiss Development Cooperation Agency (SDC).

The SC will be structured in 7 sessions over 2 days. The opening ceremony will be chaired by Mr Djibo Bagna, President of the Réseau des Organisations Paysannes et de Producteurs de l' Afrique de l' Ouest (ROPPA) and the SC will be formally opened by a representative of the Government of the Republic of Niger. The opening session will also include a cultural event.

The first day will be dedicated to SFOAP management aspects such as the presentation and approval of the 2016 Annual Report and the 2017 Annual Work Plan and Budget . The second day will be dedicated to presentations of some good practices and results of SFOAP, in order to feed into discussions and reflections on activities to be carried out in a potential post-SFOAP programme.

Please download the meeting agenda in English and French and follow the Steering Committee meeting on the SFOAP Facebook page!

from 20/04/2017 to 21/04/2017
Thematic Areas: Knowledge Management, Strategic planning / Communication
Region: PAN Africa