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Bamako Mali 26-02-2007 to 02-03-2007

Workshop on impacts of climate fluctuations and trends in West Africa

African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analyses (AMMA)

- Workshop on impacts of climate fluctuations and trends in West Africa

  • Lieu et date : Bamako Mali 26-02-2007 to 02-03-2007

-  Organization

The meeting will be co-organized by AMMA EU including the new African partners and ENSEMBLES. It is especially addressed to the scientists of AMMA and ENSEMBLES. The maximal number of participants will be limited to 175.

-  Objectives :

  • Coordinate studies on seasonal prediction and climate change between ENSEMBLES and AMMA
  • Integrate more strongly the different impact studies carried out within AMMA
  • Integrate the new African partners which have joined the AMMA-EU consortium

- Topics  :

  • A brief introduction to the two projects, ENSEMBLES and AMMA
  • A brief review of the outcome of the AMMA SOP/EOP campaign
  • West African Monsoon and the global climate
  • Short to seasonal forecasts
  • Scaling issues in the West African monsoon
  • Land-productivity, including pastoral production
  • Water ressource management
  • Public health
  • Vulnerability and adaptation studies
  • Early warning systems for food security

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