West Africa


  • Web TV specialized in education in West Africa

    Web TV specialized in education in West Africa... This new tool gives Internet users- -whether they be education professionals in West Africa, parents, decision-makers or simply people interested in the topic- -the opportunity to discover videos and documents or take part in forums
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  • Web TV specialized in education in West Africa

    Web TV specialized in education in West Africa... This new tool gives Internet users- -whether they be education professionals in West Africa, parents, decision-makers or simply people interested in the topic- -the opportunity to discover videos and documents or take part in forums
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  • AFRICAPOLIS: Urbanization study in West Africa

    Urbanization study in West Africa... West Africa... It crosses demographic data, lists of cities, satellite pictures, identifies inhabited areas and integrates West Africa into a global cities database (e-Geopolis)
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  • AFRICAPOLIS: Urbanization study in West Africa

    Urbanization study in West Africa... West Africa... It crosses demographic data, lists of cities, satellite pictures, identifies inhabited areas and integrates West Africa into a global cities database (e-Geopolis)
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  • Energy in West Africa: first forum on regional regulation and launch of ERERA in Accra

    Energy in West Africa :first forum on regional regulation and launch of ERERA in Accra... The first forum on the regional regulation of the electricity sector in West Africa was held in Accra on 9th and 10th November 2010. Funded by AFD and organised by the Ecowas Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA), this forum marked the official launch of the activities of this specialized institution of ECOWAS, whose mandate is to improve upon the regulatory and contractual legislations related to the exchange of energy within the 14 countries in the region
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  • AFD / IFAD partnership to support rural development in West Africa

    AFD / IFAD partnership to support rural development in West Africa... On Friday 20 April 2012, the Chief Executive Officer of Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Mr. Dov Zerah, and the President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Mr Kanayo F Nwanze, signed a financing agreement to support the development of agricultural index insurance in West Africa
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  • Inauguration of new innovative projects for food and nutrition security in West Africa

    Inauguration of new innovative projects for food and nutrition security in West Africa... From 22nd to 28 th October 2016, AFD participated in a workshop in Lomé, organized during the inauguration of the third phase of innovative projects for food and nutrition security in West Africa
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  • ECOWAS and AFD strengthen their cooperation to counter food insecurity in West Africa through a financial contribution from European Union

    ECOWAS and AFD strengthen their cooperation to counter food insecurity in West Africa through a financial contribution from European Union... Support the Regional Plan for fight and control of Fruits Flies in West Africa to improve fruit and vegetable growers ' incomes and reduce export losses
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  • Events

    Presentation- Debate on the topic" Dynamics of Urbanization in West Africa... "Dynamics of Urbanization in West Africa -1950- 2020: updating knowledge. The AFRICAPOLIS project aims to better identify West Africa's population areas and get a better understanding of the nature of the region's cities and how they are changing in order to improve interventions
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  • Jean-Pierre LEMELLE

    Jean Pierre Lemelle has been a task officer for EVA / STR since late 2005. In previous posts at AFD, he served as agency head for the Horn of Africa and for Algeria, and as head of rural and agricultural development for the West Africa, East-Southern Africa and Indian Ocean regions. He has long taken part in AFD's methodological thinking about evaluation issues and teaches master' s students specialising in development issue
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