Part 1 of the Climate resilient food systems for Africa: From evidence to action virtual dialogue series that aims to identify principles and approaches to strengthen evidence-based action.
Virtual dialogue 1: Transforming innovation systems for evidence-based action at scale
13 JAN | 14:00 – 15:30 PM CET
Introduction to the virtual dialogue series
Ivo Demmers, Director, Food Security and Valuing Water Program, Wageningen University & Research (WUR)
Welcome by Chair
Rachel Lambert, Senior Livelihoods Adviser, Agriculture Research, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), United Kingdom
Keynote presentation: How should innovation systems transform at the national level to support evidence-based adaptation action?
Paul Desanker, Manager, Response Subdivision, Adaptation, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Panel reacting to keynote from different perspectives
Reflection from the next generation
Eunice Likoko, Policy Adviser – Gender and Nutrition, Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation
|Live Q&A and interactive session with audience||14:55|
|Closing comments from all speakers||15:15|
Closing and a way forward
Marco Ferroni, Chair, CGIAR System Board