BMBF FUNDS 3 MILLION EURO GREEN HYDROGEN PROGRAMME ON SOLAR PV POWER PLANTS IN WEST AFRICA

WASCAL, in partnership with the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, (BMBF), has officially launched the Project “Optimizing Solar PV for Green Hydrogen Production in West Africa (PV2H)”, coupled with the BIO2H and bioenergy feasibility studies in Burkina Faso, as part of strategies to contribute to the promotion of the development of green hydrogen Continue Reading

WASCAL IS HIRING: A POST-DOCTORAL SCIENTIST /ASSOCIATE

WASCAL (West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use) is a research and education-focused institution designed to provide knowledge and services to help tackle climate change challenges and enhance the resilience of human and environmental systems. It does so by strengthening the research capacity and infrastructure in West Africa related to Continue Reading

REPGAM CONCLUDES ENERGY DATA COLLECTION

The REPGAM project officials have begun data collection and renewable energy profiling of their beneficiary public institutions as preparatory stages to implement the instillations of free, clean, reliable, and affordable renewable energy to public institutions and communities in the country. The moving delegation visited, assessed, and profile the energy consumption, gaps, and needs of the Continue Reading

10 YEARS OF BUILDING A CLIMATE CHANGE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE: WASCAL CELEBRATES ACHIEVEMENTS IN LOME

WASCAL has celebrated ten years of combating Climate Change, improving livelihoods, and promoting clean and sustainable renewable energy in West Africa. The celebrations of WASCAL A DECADE was held on 27th of May in Lomé. It was an opportunity for WASCAL to highlight progress made so far, including ongoing activities and the challenges for the Continue Reading

EXPERTS MEET TO BRAINSTORM ON E-WASTE MANAGEMENT IN WEST AFRICA

The West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL), with the support from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Germany, has organized a two-day workshop under the theme: “Co-designing the Research Road Map and Theory of Change”. The regional workshop on plastic and electronic waste management, recycling, and Continue Reading

WASCAL JOINS NDCs PARTNERSHIP – A GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE COALITION AS ASSOCIATE MEMBER

WASCAL has officially been endorsed as an associate member to the NDC Partnership, a global coalition of countries and institutions collaborating to drive transformational climate action through sustainable development and committed to ambitious implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. As an associate member, WASCAL will Continue Reading