Isabelle La Jeunesse, ARSINOE’s partner from the University of Tours, France visited the University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah and the Science faculty in Fès, Morocco where she presented the ARSINOE project to PhD students and professors.

Isabelle La Jeunesse met with Mr Mustapha Ijaali, President of the University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah as well as Mr Mohamed Benlmlih, Dean of the Faculty of Sciences, Prof Abdesslam El Khanchoufi, Director of the Centre for Continuing Education, with whom she has a thesis in co-supervision (Kaouta Mounir who is also working part-time in the ARSINOE project) and Mohamed Assouni, Vice dean of the Faculty of Science.

Isabelle then presented ARSINOE and notably the System Innovation Approach during a dedicated Conference entitled “The contributions of the system approach to innovation and ‘living labs’ to the co-construction of solutions for adaptation to climate change”. More than 200 PhDs of the Faculty of Science, professors and master students attended the conference.