AU PALAIS DE LA PRESIDENCE DE LA REPUBLIQUE : LE PROGRAMME WASCAL PRESENTE AU CHEF DE L’ETAT LORS D’UNE RENCONTRE AVEC UNE DELEGATION ALLEMANDE

Le Président de la République, Chef de l’Etat, SEM Mohamed Bazoum a reçu hier après-midi une délégation conduite par l’ambassadeur de la République fédérale d’Allemagne auprès du Niger, SE Hermann Nicolai. Cette délégation comprennant entre autres le Commissaire pour l’innovation et l’hydrogène vert et le ministre en charge de l’Enseignement Supérieur est venue présenter au Continue Reading

WORKSHOP: WASCAL AND PIK TO VALIDATE A STUDY ON CLIMATE RISK ANALYSIS

WORKSHOP: WASCAL AND PIK TO VALIDATE A STUDY ON CLIMATE RISK ANALYSIS   FOR THE IDENTIFICATION AND EVALUATION OF ADAPTATION STRATEGIES IN BURKINA FASO The negative impacts of Climate change on human being are getting more and more alarming, leading decision makers to request for more comprehensive and adapted solutions to the negative and unpredictable effects Continue Reading

60 WEST AFRICAN STUDENTS RECEIVE FULL GERMAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP IN INTERNATIONAL MASTER’S IN GREEN HYDROGEN

WASCAL, with funding from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), has awarded full scholarship in International Master’s Programme in Energy and Green Hydrogen to 60 students from all 15 West African countries. Speaking at the official launch in Niamey, Niger which brought together government officials, diplomatic corps and the academic community together, Continue Reading

UNITED NATIONS ENDORSES WASCAL CABO VERDE’S OCEAN SCIENCE FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

WASCAL-Cabo Verde is delighted to announce to all the partners, students, and collaborators the endorsement as Decade Project in the framework of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, specifically in the Early Career Ocean Professionals Programme (ECOP). This recognition triggers our responsibility and commitment to the West African Science Service Centre Continue Reading

SYMPOSIUM ON WEST AFRICAN CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH ENDS SUCCESSFULLY IN GERMANY

The hybrid Symposium on “Capacity Development and Research in West Africa – WASCAL and its German Partners” successfully showed the great achievements of WASCAL and its Graduate Programme. The first day of the hybrid Symposium included very critically exciting presentations of the vision and excellent development of WASCAL by Dr. Karsten Hess from the BMBF Continue Reading

PROCUREMENT NOTICE FOR OFFICES, LABORATORY, SORTING SHED, COMPOST SHED OF WASTE TO ENERGY PROJECT: DEADLINE 16.10.2021

The University of Rostock (UR) and the West African Service Center for Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) seek to apply portions of their budgetary allocation under the waste to energy as a sustainable solution for Ghana project (In Gyankobaa, Kumasi) to procure the following items. Notice is hereby served for all interested vendors/parties to put in Continue Reading

UNDERSTANDING CLIMATE CHANGE

By Suleiman Aisha Abba Many people do not know what climate change is, either due to ignorance, false assumption or deliberate misinformation, which has led to a series of myths about climate change. In this article, we tackle the subject from a different viewpoint, discussing what climate change is, its causes, and, its effects on Continue Reading

PROCUREMENT NOTICE: HYBRID WASTE TO ERNERGY – DEADLINE 08.10.2021

The University of Rostock (UR), the overall coordinator and WASCAL (the Ghanaian Coordinator) oversee the day-to-day activities of WASTE-TO-ENERGY project, a BMBF funded project in collaboration with Project Management Jülich (PTJ). The University of Rostock wishes to apply a portion of its budgetary allocation under the waste to energy as a sustainable solution for Ghana Continue Reading