2030

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The OSS 2030 Strategy comes as a continuation of the 2020 strategy and the need for its adaptation.

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 AFD 30th anniversary

AFD 30th anniversary

The French Development Agency (AFD) organized on June 28, 2022, at la Cité des…

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 The OSS experience : a reference for the establishment of a mechanism for the joint management of water resources in the Senegalo-Mauritanian Aquifer Basin, July 1, 2022, Tallinn, Estonia

The OSS experience : a reference for the establishment of a mechanism for the joint management of water resources in the Senegalo-Mauritanian Aquifer Basin, July 1, 2022, Tallinn, Estonia

The Senegalo-Mauritanian aquifer basin (BASM) shared by Gambia, Guinea Bissau,…

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 OSS proceeds with the second AdaptWAP supervision mission, June 2022   SeIpcond step: Benin

OSS proceeds with the second AdaptWAP supervision mission, June 2022 SeIpcond step: Benin

OSS proceeds with the second AdaptWAP supervision mission, June 2022

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World Desertification Day, “Rising up from drought together”

"Raising up from drought together" is the campaing slogan of the 2022 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. 
Let’s take the GGW opportunity to meet this challenge for the Sahel...

“Rising up from drought together”

Our lines of action

The OSS mission is to support its African member countries in the sustainable management of their natural resources in a particularly disadvantageous climate change context .

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Biodiversity

This line will have the strategic objective of providing partner countries with knowledge and methods for assessing biodiversity and adapted ecosystem services.

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Climate

The OSS is accredited as a Regional Implementation Agency for the Adaptation Fund (2013) and for the Green Climate Fund (2017). In this context, the Organization has contributed to improving countries' access to Climate Finance through (i) setting up and financing adaptation and mitigation projects and (ii) strengthening their institutional capacities, and their governance mechanisms.

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Water

The Water line will have the strategic objective of contributing to meeting the water needs of the populations in the OSS member states and to the sustainable management of these resources by putting water on top of the international political agendas.

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Land

As part of its new Strategy, the OSS will work within the framework of the United Nations Decade (2021-2030) for the Restoration of Ecosystems and will align itself with the 2018-2030 UNCCD Strategic Framework and the future post-2020 Biodiversity Global Framework. In particular, it will provide decision-makers and development stakeholders with useful tools for decision-making in the areas of mitigating the negative effects of desertification and land degradation, forecasting and contending with the drought impacts.

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TRAINING SESSIONS

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PEOPLE TRAINED

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AFRICAN BENEFICIARY COUNTRIES

12

TRANSBOUNDARY AQUIFER SYSTEMS

Project Activities

 Copernicea : Ecosystem Natural Capital Accounting data national exchange and validation workshop, Tunis, June 29, 2022
Copernicea : Exchange and validation national workshop

Upon initiative of the Ministry of the…

 Restitution and closing workshop of the activities carried out in Morocco under the CREM project /BGR Module, Agadir, Morocco, June 23-24, 2022
CREM-BGR - Restitution and closing workshop in Morocco

The Sahara and Sahel Observatory took part in…

 OSS concludes the final stage of the second AdaptWAP supervision mission in Niger, June 2022
Final stage of the second AdaptWAP supervision mission

The last stage of the second supervision…

 « Regional Cooperation for a Sustainable Management of the Water Resources in the Maghreb, CREM-GIZ » - Project closing workshop, Friday, June 24, 2022 – Tunis
CREM-GIZ - Project closing workshop

Mr. Nabil Ben Khatra, OSS Executive Secretary…

L'OSS a pour mission d'accompagner ses pays membres africains dans la gestion durable de leurs ressources naturelles dans un contexte climatique particulièrement défavorable

The OSS mission is to support its African member countries in the sustainable management of their natural resources in a particularly disadvantageous climate change context

Our tools

 Portals and digital tools

Portals and digital tools

As part of the projects implemented in its area of action, the OSS develops portals and interactive digital tools open on the Internet. They make…

 Map tools

Map tools

The geoportals that are developed in accordance with international rules and standards, are interactive platforms that help you query geographic…

 Monitoring of environmental parameters

Monitoring of environmental parameters

These platforms make it possible to consult series of indicators and historical data by visualizing the curves and graphs describing their…

 Instrument for exchanging good practices

Instrument for exchanging good practices

This platform brings together good practices for sustainable land management in the Sahel-Sahara area, collected from the releases of institutions…