18-09-2015

Workshop: Climate Information for Adaptation and Policy Development

Workshop: Climate Information for Adaptation and Policy Development

The five-day workshop on Climate Information for Adaptation and Policy Development, held at the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Nigeria, offered...

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17-07-2015

The Grazing Game goes online

The Grazing Game goes online

The Grazing Game is an online behavioral interactive game to understand the coping strategies of farmer-herders in the drylands. It was developed by WASCAL...

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09-07-2015

Second WASCAL Ministerial Conference

Second WASCAL Ministerial Conference

The Ministers of the ten WASCAL member countries and Germany, as well as representatives of the ECOWAS commission met on July 9, 2015 in Berlin to discuss the...

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25-06-2015

Award for paper: Field Facts for Crop Insurance Design

Award for paper: Field Facts for Crop Insurance Design

The paper “Field Facts for Crop Insurance Design" was awarded 6000 Euro by Making Finance Work 4 Africa (MFW4A).

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25-06-2015

First Meeting of WASCAL's Scientific Advisory Committee

First Meeting of WASCAL's Scientific Advisory Committee

On June 14, 2015 the Scientific Advisory Committee met for the first time to discuss the scientific strategy of WASCAL.

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13-06-2015

WASCAL at Global Development Conference

WASCAL at Global Development Conference

WASCAL students presented at the GDN 16th Annual Global Development Conference on "Agriculture for Sustainable Growth: Challenges and Opportunities for a...

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27-05-2015

Farmers' innovation contest focal point of Innovation Fair in Burkina Faso

Farmers' innovation contest focal point of Innovation Fair in Burkina Faso

Six farmers from Ghana who have won the WASCAL Innovation Contest over the past three years were given the opportunity to present their agricultural farmer...

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06-05-2015

Focus on Young Researchers: Farmer Innovation in Rural Ghana: Determinants, Impacts and Identification

Focus on Young Researchers: Farmer Innovation in Rural Ghana: Determinants, Impacts and Identification

Interview with Justice A. Tambo, who successfully defended his doctoral thesis on Farmer Innovation in Rural Ghana: Determinants, Impacts and Identification at...

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