West African Science Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) and Pan African University – Institute for Water and Energy Sciences (PAUWES) Cooperation)
The collaboration between the Center for Development Research (ZEF) of the University of Bonn, the West African Science Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) and PAUWES aims to build strong networks and create synergies in their quests in the areas of energy and water resources. The project also aims to improve high quality education particularly in research-based education and improve the connection between both university partners and their successful establishment in the African and International scientific network.
Sector: Water & Energy (Engineering and Policy)
Countries: Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Niger
Period: 01 Sep 2018 – 30 Jun 2020
Research & Case Study
Ongoing Water and Energy research at WASCAL are established via internships at the WASCAL Competence Center in Ouagadougou.
- The Center for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn (UB) from Germany
- The West African Science Center on Climate change and adapted land use
- University Abomey-Calavi in Cotonou (Benin)
- Abdou Moumouni in Niamey (Niger)
The German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF)