10-09-2014

2014 World Agriculture Prize awarded to world-renowned soil scientist Paul Vlek, former Executive Director of WASCAL

Nanjing Agricultural University, China, September 20, 2014: The GCHERA World Agriculture Prize was awarded to WASCAL's former Executive Director Professor...

more
01-06-2014

WASCAL officially becomes an international organization of West African States

WASCAL officially becomes an international organization of West African States

Through the recent recognition of WASCAL by six of the member states as confirmed by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), WASCAL has...

more
18-03-2014

WASCAL Annual Board Meeting 2014

WASCAL Annual Board Meeting 2014

On March 13-14, 2014 the Members of the WASCAL Governing Board met at the Center for Development Research (ZEF) in Bonn for their 4th Regular Annual Board...

more
03-01-2014

WASCAL welcomes its New Executive Director: Dr. Laurent Sédogo

WASCAL welcomes its New Executive Director: Dr. Laurent Sédogo

As of February 12, 2014 Dr. Laurent Sédogo, former Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fishery of Burkina Faso, takes over as Executive Director of...

more
19-06-2013

The winner is: Second "Farmer Innovation Contest" awards Ghanaian farmer

The winner is: Second "Farmer Innovation Contest" awards Ghanaian farmer

Farmer Bukari Hassan won this year's "Farmer Innovation Contest", for his successful method to control termites with carnivore ants. The contest was...

more
14-04-2013

Expert-Workshop “Mobile pastoralism, environmental change and conflict in West Africa ”

Expert-Workshop “Mobile pastoralism, environmental change and conflict in West Africa ”

April 12, 2013 at the Center of Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn

more