TRIBUTE TO FORMER BOARD MEMBER: PROFESSOR FRANҪOIS MESSANVI GBEASSORRead more
WASCAL CLIMATE NEWS: OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2023Read more
SPOTLIGHTING GUINEA’S COMMITMENT TO SAVE MINING & FORESTRY INDUSTRY FROM CLIMATE CHANGE THROUGH WASCAL’S CAPACITY BUILDING SCHOLARSHIPSRead more
WASCAL PARTNERS WITH GERICS TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE AND IMPROVE LIVELIHOODS IN WEST AFRICARead more
WASCAL JOINS DISCUSSIONS ON iGST AT COP28 IN DUBAIRead more
WASCAL (West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use) is a large-scale research-focused Climate Service Centre designed to help tackle this challenge and thereby enhance the resilience of human and environmental systems to climate change and increased variability. It does so by strengthening the research infrastructure and capacity in West Africa related to climate change and by pooling the expertise of ten West African countries and Germany.
To provide information and knowledge at the local, national, and regional levels to its West African member countries to cope with the adverse impacts of climate change and devise integrated mid and long-term options to build up resilient and productive socio-ecological landscapes. We do this through capacity building and environmental services in West Africa