COP19: Bouafou Kouamé Guy-Marcel on drought mitigation in Africa

Bouafou Kouamé Guy-Marcel , Agrhymet Regional Center, Permanent Interstate Committee for Drougth control in the Sahel

From Warsaw: COP19 UN Climate Change Conference 2013 in November 2013

COP19 (16/11/13) - Bouafou Kouamé Guy-Marcel, Director-General of AGRHYMET (Permanent Interstate Committee for drought control in the Sahel) talks about the impacts of climate change in particular for West Africans.

Guy-Marcel says he has come to the talks to intervene in matters of food security, water and sustainable farming. He hopes to implement mapping systems to find areas at risk from drought and desertification in order to be able to adapt to climate change.