German
West Africa
Meteorological
Water Resources
Research Systems
International institutions

German partners

  • Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, represented by Prof. Dr. J. von Braun and Prof. Dr. S. Gerke
  • Department of Geography, University of Bonn, represented by Prof. Dr. B. Diekkrüger and Prof. Dr. S. Schmidtlein
  • Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn, represented by Prof. Dr. W. Amelung, Prof. Dr. M. Becker, Prof. Dr. F. Ewert, Prof. Dr. T. Heckelei and Prof. Dr. Vereecken
  • Department of Geography, University of Augsburg, represented by Prof. Dr. H. Kunstmann
  • Institute of Biological Sciences/Botany, University of Rostock, represented by Prof. Dr. S. Porembski
  • Faculty of Biology, University of Würzburg, represented by Prof. Dr. K.E. Linsenmair
  • Department of Geography and Geology, University of Würzburg, represented by Prof. Dr. S. Dech
  • Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum (DKRZ), Hamburg
  • Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) – Deutsches Fernerkundungsdatenzentrum (DFD), Oberpfaffenhofen
  • Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZI)
  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) – IMK-IFU, Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Partners in West Africa

Representatives from ten West African countries in collaboration with their ministries in charge of higher education and research in Bénin, Burkina Faso, Gambia, Ghana, Cȏte d’Ivoire, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Sénégal and Togo:

  • Benin

    Université d’Abomey Calavi (Bénin)

  • Burkina Faso

    Université de Ouagadougou

  • The Gambia

    University of the Gambia

  • Ghana
    • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)
    • University of Development Studies (Ghana)
  • Cȏte d’Ivoire
    • Université Abobo-Adjamé
    • Université de Cocody-Abidjan
  • Mali

    Université de Bamako

  • Niger

    Université Abdou Moumouni de Niamey

  • Senegal
    • Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar
    • Université Gaston Berger
  • Togo
    • Université de Kara
    • Université de Lomé
  • Nigeria
    • Ahmadu Bello University
    • The Federal University of Technology, Akure
    • The Federal University of Technology, Minna
    • Obafemi Awolowo University
    • University of Calabar

National Meteorological Services

  • Bénin

    (Service Météorologique National)

  • Burkina Faso

    Direction de la Météorologie

  • Côte d’Ivoire

    Direction de la Météorologie Nationale
    Website

  • Ghana

    Ghana Meteorological Services Department

  • Mali

    Direction Nationale de la Météorologie
    Website

  • Togo

    Direction de la Météorologie Nationale
    Website

National Water Resources Authorities

  • Bénin

    Direction Générale de l’Eau

  • Burkina Faso

    Direction Générale des Ressources en Eau)
    Website

  • Cȏte d’Ivoire

    Direction Générale des Eaux et Forets
    Website

  • Ghana
    • Ministry of Water Resources, Works and Housing
    • Water Resources Commission of Ghana
    • Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology
  • Mali

    Direction Nationale de l’Hydraulique

  • Togo

    Ministère de l’Eau
    Website

National Agricultural Research Systems

  • Bénin

    Institut National de Recherche Agronomique
    (no website)

  • Burkina Faso

    Institut de l’Environnement et Recherches Agricoles

  • Cȏte d’Ivoire

    Centre National de Recherche Agronomoique

  • Ghana

    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

  • Mali

    Institute d’Economie Rurale

  • Togo

    Institut Togolais de Recherche Agronomique

International and regional institutions

  • ACMAD
  • AfricanNess, AGRA
  • AGRHYMET/CILSS
  • CORAF
  • ECOWAS
  • FARA
  • IFPRI
  • INDEPTH
  • Institut 2iE
  • IWMI
  • UNU-EHS
  • VBA