To contribute to the enhancement of Governance Mechanisms to build efficient and coordinated Agriculture Disaster Risk Management Frameworks for improved Agriculture and Food and Nutrition Security Systems.
Strengthen knowledge management processes in the Agriculture Sector using an integrated methodology to enhance resilience and comprehensive management to extreme environmental events.
Develop, validate and disseminate communication and information management guidelines by enhancing the use of science and technology knowledge products to share information including press releases and alerts between institutions and stakeholders in the agriculture sector for Saint Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago for potential future application to the Caribbean region.
|9.00 AM – 9.10 AM||Introduction and Welcome Remarks|
|9.10 AM – 9.20 AM||Remarks||Mr. John King – IICA Representative in the ECS|
|9.20 AM – 9.30 AM||Remarks||Dr. Darius Gabriel – Permanent Secretary Ministry of Agriculture, Food Production, Fisheries, Co-operatives and Rural Development|
|9.30 AM – 10.00 AM||BREAK|
|10.00 AM – 10.15 AM||Overview of Workshop||Mr. Kervin Stephenson, IICA Focal Point – Resilience and Comprehensive Risk Management in Agriculture|
|10.15 AM – 11.15 AM||Virtual Presentation, Using existing meteorological products to be created for the benefit of the agricultural sector|
|11.15 AM – 11.30 AM||QUESTION AND ANSWERS||Mr. Adrian Trotman - Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH)|
|11.30 AM – 12.15 PM||Presentation of findings from the Communication Management Scan||Ms. Sarah Lionel - Consultant|
|12.15 PM – 12.30 PM||QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS|
|12.30 PM – 1.30 PM||LUNCH|
|1.30 PM – 2.15 PM||Presentation Internal enablers for communication in Disaster Risk Management||Mr. Jim Joseph – MAP and IT Solutions|
|2.15 PM – 2.45 PM||QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS|
|2.45 PM – 3.00 PM||Way Forward and Closing|
Mr. Kervin Stephenson - IICA Focal Point – Resilience and Comprehensive Risk Management in Agriculture
Mr. Adrian Trotman - Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH)
Ms. Sarah Lionel - Consultant
Mr. Jim Joseph – MAP and IT Solutions