The Association of Teachers of Life and Earth Sciences (AESVT-Maroc) is organizing a video conference on climate change in Morocco on Tuesday December 8 in collaboration with the Moroccan Alliance for Climate and Sustainable Development (AMCDD) on the occasion of World Climate Day.
This video conference, initiated as part of the project “Mobilizing Civil Society to Strengthen the Dialogue for Resilience to Climate Change in Morocco and Tunisia” (MS3C), had the theme ” Joint Action for Climate Change Adaptation in Morocco: Assessment and Perspectives of the MS3C Project ”, will focus in particular on climate resilience and adaptation of the most vulnerable populations and economic sectors.
A press release from the organizers specifies that “in a context of a global health crisis accompanied by worsening climatic conditions, for the first time since the implementation of the Paris Agreements in 2015, we are entering a phase where the main signatories make their commitments, their funding and strengthen their actions in favor of the climate with the European Green Deal, the energy transition initiated by the United States, China and Japan for carbon neutrality within three decades ”.
And to add that Africa and Morocco, heavily affected by climate change, are especially concerned about climate resilience and the adaptation of the most vulnerable populations and economic sectors, hence the need to seize the opportunity. of this shift in history by initiating and accelerating economic, environmental and social fractures and transitions.
In this context, we would like to share the results achieved in the context of our project on “adaptation to climate change MS3C” developed over the past 2 years and discuss the orientations to be followed in the coming months, “said the organizers. be an opportunity to present to civil society the recommendations developed by the project’s 16 civil society organizations in the themes of water, forest and coast, the 5 selected field projects and the 3 awareness spots.
As a reminder, the MS3C project, co-funded by the French Development Agency (AFD), is being implemented as part of a partnership between WWF France, WWF North Africa and AESVT Morocco, and aims to mobilize and strengthen the capacities of civil society organizations to engage in a constructive dialogue with the government on resilience to climate change in Morocco and Tunisia and for the definition of government policies and adaptation measures through land development.