GWP WA strengthens partnership with IUCN and VBA

    IUCN-PACO organized from May 18 to 21, 2016 in Leo, Burkina Faso, in collaboration with the Volta Bassin Authority (VBA), and GWP / WA a workshop to develop the outline of the concept note on the conservation and restoring of conserving and restoring ecosystem functioning in the Volta basin.

    GWP regional coordinator, Mr. Dam MOGBANTE participated in the workshop. The workshop is one step in the development process, with the parties present (ABV and GWP-WA), of the concept note for a regional program taking into account the action focusing on the conservation and the restoration of a functional ecosystem in the Volta basin. This initiative is perceived by GWP / WA as an opportunity that supports a dimension of the Water-Energy-Food Security and Ecosystem nexus that GWP striving for, and to strengthen collaboration opportunities with IUCN-PACO, the VBA and in the coming years.