GEO-CRADLE in the UNOSD Expert Group for water food energy resilience in Mid-Lat Region, 28/11/2016 Seoul

The 2016 EGM convened on 28-29 November 2016 in Seoul, Republic of Korea and organized by the United Nations Office for Sustainable Development (UNOSD) in collaboration with Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Korea, Korean Ministry of Environment and Korea University. This EGM brought experts from the developing countries of the mid-latitude regions to better understand the interdependence of water-food-ecosystem in a scientific perspective by sharing respective knowledge, challenges and opportunities to achieve the SDGs in that specific region. It also aimed to build a professional network between the participants to promote further study and active debate on cross-sectoral integration and the water-food-ecosystem resilience.

The Agenda is available here.
The Outcomes of the Meeting will be available soon.

Dr. Kontoes’ Presentation entitled: “GEO-CRADLE: Fostering regional cooperation and roadmap for GEO and Copernicus implementation in N. Africa, Middle East, and the Balkans”