This work comes after two previous editions of monographs on water resources published by the Sahara and Sahel Observatory in 1995 and 2001.
It is a summary of useful data and information for decision-makers and managers, but also to every single person interested in water issues.
It also provides avenues for reflection and guidance to the different and relevant operators, in order to improve the management and development of water resources, in the area of intervention of the Sahara and Sahel Observatory.See the details
La gestion des écosystèmes et la protection de la biodiversité se trouvent désormais au centre des préoccupations politiques, eu égard aux engagements relatifs à la Convention sur la Diversité Biologique (CDB). De ce fait, la communauté internationale a proclamé 2021 - 2030 « Décennie pour la restauration des écosystèmes ».See the details
This Atlas includes land cover maps of Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, and Tunisia. It is intended to decisionmakers, development partners and the general public.
Through some fifty maps and a brief multi-thematic explanation, this Atlas aspires to highlight the linkages between ecosystem services and populations livelihoods in desert areas and their potentialities.
The reader will also find illustrations about the major ecosystems of the project area and their role in transboundary cooperation and socio-economic development to address global changes.See the details
Africa's diverse and rich ecosystems provide services that are essential to sustaining life. Their management is now at the heart of political issues. The economic, social and environmental value of ecosystems have come to the forefront of the collective consciousness. See the details
Mobilizing groundwater from the Iullemeden - Taoudéni/Tanezrouft Aquifer System. Is it part of the solution? | Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in the countries of the Sahel.See the details
Integrated and coordinated management of the Iullemeden - Taoudéni/Tanezrouft Aquifer System and the Niger River water resources | Final Summary
Surface and groundwater resources are a strategic resource of the West African sub-region and have a crucial role to play in the economic and social development of the countries in the region.See the details
GICRESAIT | Hydrogeology and high potential areasSee the details
GICRESAIT | Hydroclimatology and Climate Change impact on AquifersSee the details
GICRESAIT | Water Resources Atlas
This atlas targets policy makers, development partners and the general public. With about forty maps, graphics and photographs from the OSS-made regional study on the Iullemeden - Taoudéni/Tanezrouft transboundary aquifer, the atlas provides information on the water resources availability and supply in Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Nigeria.See the details
Monitoring-Evaluation guide for the SAWAP portfolio performances: building resilience through innovation, communication and knowledge services
The BRICKS project has been designed to facilitate the fulfillment of these needs. In fact, the project provides a regional platform to promote exchanges with a view to conducting joint actions between the 12 Sahel and West African countries of the SAWAP program. The overall objective is to improve access to best practices and monitoring information in terms of sustainable land use and management of the SAWAP portfolio.See the details
When salt water becomes fresh and secures our futureSee the details