Focus Africa

Developing sustainable tailored Climate Services in the Southern African Development Community (Sadc)

FOCUS-Africa will develop tailored climate services in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region for the energy, water, infrastructure and food security sectors. The initiative, which promotes a huge engagement of stakeholders and primary players in all the sectors, aims to 1) advance the way in which climate information is processed and used in the decision-making process, 3) contribute to the advancement of the scientific knowledge, and 3) characterize end-user requirements and policies.

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 869575

Client: European Commission.
Year: 2020-2024
Location: Rome.
Team: Marcello Petitta, Sara Dal Gesso, Marco Venturini.