SUDAN OBSERVES WORLD DAY ON COMBATING DESERTIFICATION

Sudan’s National Council for Combating Desertification under the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Urban Development will organize a national workshop in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry on Monday on the Implementation of a National Strategy for Combating Desertification,

The event, which is part of activities to observe the World Day for Combating Desertification, will be held under the theme, “Our land, our home, our future” and discuss the launching of work of the National Council for Combating Desertification, says the Secretary-General of the Council, Dr. Abdel-Azim Mirghani.

He told SUNA here Thursday that the Ministers of Agriculture and the Environment would address the workshop, which will discuss several working papers to be presented, including one on “The Constitutional Status of the Environment and Natural Resources” and a paper on the Laws Governing the Acquisition and Sustainability of Land.

The workshop will also discuss a working paper on the role of the civil society organizations in combating desertification and watch a documentary show on the institutional situation on combating desertification in Sudan

Source: NAM News Network