8:30 – 9:00 – Welcome and registration

9:00 – 12:30 – Meeting of the Forum

9:00 – 10:10 Plenary Meeting

  • Introduction by M. Stéphane LE FOLL, Minister of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forest
  • Presentation of the Initiative governance
  • Presentation of the « science – research » component by Initiative partners: M. Philippe MAUGUIN; CEO of INRA, M. Michel EDDI, CEO of CIRAD
  • Presentation of the « projects » component: Presentation of the ExAct tool – FAO, Presentation of pilot projects – URUGUAY, FRANCE, CEDEAO

Exchange with the audience

10:10 – 10:50 Panel discussion:

What funding for projects in line with the Initiative objectives?
  • Public financing representatives (GEF, World Bank, AFD – tbc)
  • Private financing representatives
  • Farmers and NGO representatives
Exchange with the audience
Coffee break and workshops setting up

11:10 – 12:30 Workshops with different topics

  • Contribution to the implementation of the NDC (National Determined Contribution)
  • Expectations as regards the project assessment toolkit
  • Collaborative platform and networking of stakeholders
  • Restitution and debate in plenary

12:30 – 14:00 p.m. – Lunch

14:30 – 18:00 p.m. – Meeting of the Consortium

  • Opening by M. Stéphane LE FOLL, Minister of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forest; M. Aziz AKHANNOUCH, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries; M. José GRAZIANO DA SILVA, Director General of the FAO and M. Elwyn GRAINGER-JONES, Executive Director of the CGIAR
  • High-Level Debate: Ministers, Presidents or representatives of the signatory organisations
  • Governance and Consortium memberships
  • Workshop summaries: Main Initiative orientations and debate with the audience
  • Election of the Consortium’s Presidency
  • Establishment of the Scientific and Technical Committee, including CCAFS
  • 2017 Roadmap validation
  • Discussion regarding the Initiative’s life: Executive Secretariat location, Meetings agenda.
  • 2017 budget
  • Closure of the first Consortium meeting

15:45 – 18:00 p.m. – Simultaneously: Meeting of the Scientific and Technical Committee

18:00 – 19:30 p.m. – Closing cocktail reception

View the full list of CCAFS events at COP22 in Morocco.