The policy of Sahel Countries Environmental Management Organisation
SCEMO aims to establish a justified and equitable environment where all countries in Sahel regions have sustainable ecosystem. With recent political stability the hope of dynamic economic progress can take shape in the region. Sahel countries have a similar cultural and environmental values as they share common boundaries, they may face a challenge to environmental issues, as the members of this organisation are from these countries, we put our effort sustainable development in the region through mitigation the environment problems.
SCEMO is an organisation in which our members, stake holders, governmental and non-governmental sectors, and other concerned individual or groups can decide or participate in making our decision. Our members come from different countries of Sahel region with different background; professional, non-professional from all walks of life and each of them can have a voice in how our policies are written, updated and amended. By becoming a member anyone can be directly participate in SCEMO programme.
The policy process that produces sustainable environmental management reflects the current sustainable environmental management programme which are listed in our priorities or principles. Once or twice a year a conference can be held to amend the sustainable programme. At any SCEMO’s general conference we produce lists of programmes that set out for our immediate priorities and policy goals that our representatives pursued for the terms of that conference. Each listed of our environmental programmes is based on our policy for sustainable environmental (PSE) and is prepared through an agreed consultative process within the organisation.