The focus will, therefore, be on reinforcing the OAGS role as an organisation able to catalyse the African geoscientific institutions and intelligentia to influence decisions, generate consensus and facilitate informed decisions around the sustainable exploitation and use of African georesources.
This overarching action will include:
A key goal of WP-F will be to guarantee the sustainability of the project by establishing permanent links and synergies between OAGS and the African Geological Surveys and the other players, in particular the European Geological Surveys and institutions.
WP-F will mainly operate in connection to the OAGS General Meetings and will be based on the institutional role of key European PanAfGeo project partners: BRGM (PanAfGeo-2 Coordinator), EGS Presidency, and EGS Secretariat.
Guidance and guidelines will be provided on the main results and implications of the actions implemented by PanAfGeo-2, as well as on possible future perspectives on Georesources Governance and OAGS/GSOs Institutional Strengthening.
WP-F is led by ISPRA (Italy) in close cooperation with GeoZS (Slovenia), BRGM (France), PGI (Poland) and EGS and with the assistance of African Geological Surveys.
WP-F aims to fulfil the overall objective of the Action, especially by,