Draft Programme

We will have 4 sub-topics to cover the key scientific questions during the workshop. Each topic will have a key note lead by the coordinator and mentor, focusing on recent developments and challenges in the specific topic, followed by 4-5 short presentations (10 minutes) by ECRs on specific case studies.

This will be then followed by a brain-storming session involving all participants to address some of the challenges raised during the main seminar. Depending upon the participant composition we will divide them into groups to work on specific challenges identified in the main seminar. All will be asked to bring a poster for networking in the afternoon.

On each day we will have a 3 hour morning and afternoon session. A tentative schedule is provided below:

Day 1 AM

Introduction and aims of the objective of the Workshop Individual introduction – each participant will have one page slide to introduce themselves, these will be collected prior to the workshop and will be distributed. Key note 1- Agroforestry ecosystem and their ecosystem services

Day 1 PM

4-5 short presentations by ECRs related to Key note 1 Group discussion on Specific challenged identified by Keynote 1 and presentations Round table discussion and summary and Warp up

Day 2 AM

Keynote 2- Role of satellite data in monitoring Agroforestry System 4-5 short presentations by ECRs related to Key note 2 Group discussion on Specific challenged identified by Keynote 2 and presentations

Day 2 PM

Example of software tools to analyse Satellite data Poster viewing and Networking

Day 3 AM

Keynote 3- Impact of climate change on Agroforestry and its socio- economic implications 4-5 short presentations by ECRs related to Key note 3 Group discussion

Day 3 PM

Keynote 4-Current policies and practices around Agroforestry in Sub Saharan Africa 4-5 short presentations by ECRs related to Key note 4 Group discussion

Day 4 AM

Summary of major challenges and opportunities

Day 4 PM

Publication and funding strategy

For further information please contact us.

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