ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
Under the High Patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI, may God Assist Him, the Ministry of Health and Social Protection, in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development, Water and Forests, and the African Global Health organization, organized the Second African and First South-South Health Harm Reduction Conference in Marrakech, from September 27 to 29, 2023.
A conclave that brought together over 83 countries and eminent African and international personalities, including ministers, ambassadors, experts, scientists, political leaders, national and international NGO representatives.
With the support of the African Union and the Africa CDC, this major conference strengthened African and South-South exchange platforms around public health, prevention and harm reduction. Various issues were discussed, including the management of emergencies and natural disasters, resources and investments on water, food security strategies in Africa and worldwide, as well as ecosystem and environmental projections.
NATURAL DISASTERS: HARM REDUCTION AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
FOOD SECURITY IN AFRICA AND THE WORLD: HARM REDUCTION STRATEGIES
HARM REDUCTION AND ECOSYSTEMS OF TOMORROW: THE AFRICAN EQUATION AND SOUTH-SOUTH COOPERATION
HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT: AIR QUALITY AND GLOBAL WARMING
DRINKING WATER: RESOURCES, FARMS, CONTINENTAL INVESTMENTS AND EQUITY