Webinar 2: Thursday May 19th 2016
Practices to Scale-Up Climate-Smart Agriculture
The purpose of the webinars is to share the knowledge gained over the last year, developing and testing climate-smart techniques in various contexts. The ideas and comments of participants will be shared at our Annual Forum at FAO in June, and will be used by the Knowledge Action Group to prepare a new work plan.
- Integrated Soil Fertility Management: Contributions of framework and practices to climate-smart agriculture by Rebbie HARAWA, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, and Bernard VANLAUWE, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
- Coffee-Banana Intercropping: Implementation guidance for policymakers and investors by Dennis OCHOLA, Cropping Systems Consultant, IITA – Uganda
- Gender in Climate-Smart Agriculture by Sibyl NELSON, gender advisor on climate change at FAO.
- Site-Specific Nutrient Management: Implementation guidance for policymakers and investors by Tek SAPKOTA, Agricultural System/Climate Change Scientist.
Both webinars start at 10 AM (CET) Rome time. Please use the links below to convert to your time zone.
9:45 Meeting Doors Open — please join 15 minutes early to test your sound
10:00 Meeting Starts
11:30 Meeting Ends
PREPARATION BEFORE THE MEETING
We recommend testing your Internet connection and computer compatibility at least one day before the meeting, using the link below. Your computer must pass all four tests. If your computer misses a test, please follow the instructions on the screen.
Link for Testing Adobe Connect
MEETING LOGIN DETAILS
Access the Adobe Connect meeting room by inserting the appropriate URL below into your browser.
Webinar 2: http://top.adobeconnect.com/pb/
To listen to the audio (VoIP), use a computer headset, or the speakers built-in or attached to your computer.
For best reception we recommend using Ethernet, not a Wifi Internet connection.
For more information, please visit our website: http://www.fao.org/gacsa/actions/action-groups/en/