User Feedback

  • CCAFS Project Launch Report at GHACOF44

    A joint collaborative initiative between ICPAC, CCAFS and IRI was launched publically through a series of presentations and side sessions at the 44th Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum (GHACOF44) in Kampala, Uganda, on 30 August 2016 ... Read full project launch report

  • Specific Sector Verification and Reports on the Use COF43 and Recommendations for Use of COF 44 Climate Outlook Products and Services

    The sectors that were included in this session include: agriculture and food security, water and energy, livestock, FSNWG and disaster risk management. Implications of the OND 2016 forecast was done through group discussions the previous day during which participants from different sectors deliberated on the likely implications, impacts and mitigation measures of the GHACOF 44 outlook in their different sectors. The deliberations were then reported back to plenary by representatives from each sector ... Read full feedback

  • Specific Sector Verification and Reports on the Use COF42 and Recommendations for Use of COF 43 Climate Outlook Products and Services

    A food security situation regional map was presented by the Chair (IGAD Focal Point) of the FSNWG, Mr. Jasper Batureine Mwesigwa who mentioned that generally, food security was expected to improve in most areas of the region given the fairly favourable performance of MAM 2016 rains especially for Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Southern and western parts of Ethiopia as of end of May 2016 ... Read full feedback

  • Specific Sector Verification and Reports on the Use COF41 and Recommendations for Use of COF 42 Climate Outlook Products and Services

    The objectives of GHACOF-42 were:

    • To document the impacts and lessons learned from the 2015 El Niño across sectors;
    • To develop consensus regional climate outlook for the March to May 2016 rainfall season, and;
    • To formulate mitigation strategies to the implications of forecasted seasonal rainfall on the critical climate sensitive sectors of the region.

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  • Sector Specific User Feedback on the Use of GHACOF-39 and Recommendations on the Use Of GHACOF-40

    The objective of this exercise was to give chance to participants from various sectors to review the GHACOF 39 outlook; how it was used in the different sectors and the performance of that particular season at sector level. The sectors that were present during GHACOF40 include: Agriculture and Food Security, Livestock, Water and ... Read full feedback

  • Sector Specific User Feedback on GHACOF-38 and Recommendations on How to use GHACOF-39 Outlook

    The objective of this exercise was to give chance to the sectors to review previous COF (COF38) and its impacts, interpret COF 39 outlook and deliberate on how different sectors will utilize COF39 for improved performance at sector level. The sectors that were present during COF39 include: Agriculture and Food Security, Livestock, Water, ... Read full feedback

  • Sector Specific User Feedback on GHACOF-36 & GHACOF-37 and Recommendations on the Use of GHACOF-38

    The objective of this exercise was to give chance to the sectors to review previous COF (COF36 and COF 37) and impacts, interpret COF 38 outlook, and explore how different sectors will use COF38 for improved performance of that season at sector level. The sectors that were present during COF38 include: Agriculture and ... Read full feedback

  • Sector Specific User Feedback on GHACOF-35 and Recommendations on the Use of GHACOF-36

    The objective of this exercise was to give chance to the sectors to review previous COF (COF35) and impacts, interpret COF 36 outlook, and explore how different sectors will use COF36 for improved performance of that season at sector level. Several sectors were present during COF36 including Agriculture and Food Security, Livestock, Water, ... Read full feedback

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