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WACA Marketplace
- Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

The first WACA Marketplace will be held on November 18th,19th in Cote d’Ivoire by INVITATION ONLY.

Our Ministers are Deepening their Engagement in Preserving our Coasts

I am pleased to announce  that our ministers launched two new programs to preserve our coasts.

African Ministers Ratify New Protocols on Integrated Ocean Management
- Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The Abidjan Convention convened the second meeting of the plenipotentiaries.

West Africa’s Coast: Losing Over $3.8 Billion a Year to Erosion, Flooding and Pollution

West Africa’s coastal areas host about one third of the region’s population.


Breaking Down Barriers to Private Sector Investment to Build Resilience for West Africa’s Coasts
- Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The celebration of Earth Day this week should cause us to consider the state of our planet.


West Africa’s Fading Coastline

In the latest episode of Afronomics, we explore the importance of protecting coastal cities.

World Bank Board Approves WACA Resilience Investment Project

The World Bank Group approved today a package of $210 million in financing for a regional project.

St Louis, Senegal: Coastal communities facing waves of change
- Dakar, Senegal

Saint Louis’s coastal community is losing ground to the ocean each year.

Living on the Edge: Dovi’s Story
- Togo

Dovi Woollens has lived along the coast of Baguida, Togo for her entire life. 

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