ECOWAS and partners host Hydromet forum to safeguard the environment

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 10:20

Abuja, September 14th 2018. The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is convening a 3-Day regional hydromet Forum and a Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) platform to press for a safer environment for sustainable livelihood among others in the region. The Forum which starts on the 19th of September 2018, in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire is being organised in collaboration with the World Bank and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), the government of Cote d’Ivoire and other partners.