French Scientific Committee on Desertification

Comité Scientifique Français de la Désertification
The African Great Green Wall project

COP27: side event on November 17th – Great Green Wall: youth initiatives in the spotlight

How to make the Great Green Wall a success by 2030? Can youth-led projects be a lever for this success? In order to debate and answer these questions, a side event of the COP27 is organised by the IRD, the International Fund for Agricultural Development and the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel.

Join the event (streaming) at:

When: November 17th from 5:30 to 6:30 pm (Sharm el-Sheikh local time, UTC+2)

But also in person for COP27 participants at the Africa Pavilion.