The ADEFAC project (Support for the Development of Continuing Education for the Forestry and Timber Sector in Central Africa) held its third Steering Committee meeting on March 17, 2022, under the chairmanship of the COMIFAC Executive Secretary, Mr. Hervé Martial MAÏDOU, by videoconference, after the first two meetings held on September 23, 2020 and March 11, 2021.
This meeting brought together representatives of the ministries in charge of forestry, vocational training and small and medium enterprises and handicrafts.
As usual, it was about validating the results of the year 2021, the budgeted annual work plan for the year 2022 and the priority themes of continuing education to be developed for 2022.
The concrete objectives of this third Steering Committee meeting were:
The meeting started at 9:10 am with the welcome address by the COMIFAC Secretary General, Mr. Hervé Martial MAÏDOU. This was followed by the opening remarks of Mr. Claude KACHAKA SUDI KAIKO, Regional Coordinator of RIFFEAC, and Mr. Benoit JOBBE-DUVAL, Director General of ATIBT.
After the introduction of the participants, the different stages of presentation of the activities and perspectives of the ADEFAC project were presented.
The four documents to be validated by the Steering Committee were presented by the members of the Technical Execution Team (TET) of the project and gave rise to questions and suggestions related to the realization of the activities. All the 04 documents were validated by the members of the Steering Committee, with some amendments to be made on the Budgeted Annual Work Plan in terms of wording of the expected results.
Four resolutions were taken at the end of this 3rd Steering Committee meeting:
Four recommendations were made:
The 3rd ADEFAC COPIL meeting ended at 1:30 pm.