Transforming Accra’s City-Region Food System through Robust Rural-Urban Linkages

The City of Accra and key local stakeholders will share their experiences and strategies for a more resilient city-region food system that seeks to build and maximize the benefits of rural-urban linkages. Discussions will move beyond the impact and short-term responses to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on Accra’s food systems, to more long-term approaches for ensuring continued access to nutritious and safe food in the face of climatic and political shocks.

12:00 UTC+2

Towards a Future of Food that is Sustainable, Equitable and Secure in Nairobi City County

The public participation process will center around the draft Nairobi City County Food System Strategy and seek to generate meaningful discussion around the key elements of the proposed strategy. The Nairobi Sectoral Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries will present the process of formulating the policy as well as highlight how the policy was envisioned to contribute towards a resilient and inclusive Nairobi food system. More importantly, the Committee will invite different stakeholders into the public participation process on the Food Systems Strategy.

9:00 UTC+2

LGMA Roadmap Towards COP26

Yunus Arikan, ICLEI's Global Advocacy Director, orients local and regional governments on the agenda and processes of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), held in November 2021 in Glasgow, as well as on issues of multilevel governance and progresses in the global climate negotiations. ICLEI acts as the focal point of the Local Governments and Municipal Authorities (LGMA) Constituency.

10:00 UTC+2
16:00 UTC+2

RISE Africa 2021 Action Festival

#RISEAfrica2021’s new action festival, hosted by @ICLEIAfrica, will highlight urban innovation in African cities. Themed "Next Urban Champions", it offers a platform for African actors engaged in the urban space to learn share, and connect.

Transformative Action Program - Latin America pitch event

Join this opportunity to learn about financing opportunities for urban development projects, tips, and tricks of project pitching, as well as featuring eight TAP projects testing their pitch in front of representatives of funding institutions.

16:00 UTC+2

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