ECOBANK / SDG: CORAF / WECARD at the heart of initiatives for “Zero Hunger” in West and Central Africa

The West and Central African Centre for Agricultural Research and Development (CORAF/WECARD) participated on December 3rd to a panel discussion on the impact of international organizations in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on the invitation of the ECOBANK Group in Dakar, Senegal. During this panel, Paco SEREME, Executive Director of CORAF / WECARD after […]


A Sectoral Forum to assess PPAAO: An impact beyond the goal set

As part of the international conference on agriculture in West Africa held in Dakar from 17 to 19 November, CORAF / WECARD organized a Sectoral Forum on Agricultural Productivity in West Africa. The objective was to assess the Agricultural Productivity Program in West Africa (WAAPP) and its achievements, seven years after its implementation. During the […]


10 years of ECOWAS Agricultural Policy:CORAF/WECARD rewards the 04 best innovation platforms in West Africa

CORAF / WECARD has rewarded the 04 best innovation platforms from Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Niger and Senegal during the wrap-up of the International Conference on agriculture in West Africa on 19 November,2015.This is for CORAF / WECARD the opportunity to promote successful experiences and lessons learned from the implementation of the innovation platform approach […]


Support mission to CORAF on Communication for Development (ComDev) by FAO

From 13–14 May 2015, an expert from the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Communication department carried out a support mission at the West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (CORAF/WECARD) based in Dakar Senegal. During two days, Riccardo del Castello, Communication for Development officer at the FAO has worked with Dr […]