7112. DGIS Workshop on Integration of Cross-Cutting Issues into Water and Food Security Programmes in Sub-Saharan Africa

A Regional Climate Workshop titled "Climate change in development: challenges and opportunities" has taken place in Nairobi from 25-27 March 2014. The workshop targeted water and food security experts from Dutch Embassies in Sub-Saharan Africa and aimed to contribute to a more coherent Dutch climate policy. The DSU supported the Department for Climate, Environment, Energy and Water (DME) of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs in facilitating this workshop.

Significant details

Following the workshop, DME asked the DSU together with NWP, CDI and WRI to assist in a climate change screening of water and food security programmes financed by DME. For more information, see: http://dsu.eia.nl/publications/advisory-reports/7124.  

Parties involved

Technical secretary: mr S.G. Nooteboom

Further details


04 climate change
15 food security
17 gender
42 water management

Country/region/theme: Kenya

Last modified: 15 May 2018