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Entretien avec Moussa Sall et Céline Damery : des solutions douces pour lutter contre l'érosion côtière au Sénégal

Article sur le Fonds Français pour l'Environnement Mondial (FFEM).

Coronavirus Makes Investing in Climate Adaptation more Urgent than ever

The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare the importance of planning for crises before they hit.

Youth Transforming Africa (YTA) Briefing on Coastal Resilience in Partnership with the WACA Program
- Webinar

The World Bank Africa Region is organizing regular roundtables on development topics.

Rising Tide: Protecting Vulnerable Coastal Communities in West Africa

By 2100, West Africa is expected to have sea level rise of up to 1.06 m.

When Resilience Means Leaving your Home and Making a New One

Along the beach in Mondouku, a group of fishermen have just returned with their catch.

We Need a Gender-Sensitive Approach to Tackle Plastic Pollution

Women play a central yet largely invisible role in the use and recycling of plastic. 

Press Release
Call for Innovation Request for Clarification/Q&A Deadline

The Q&A window is now open until June 22, 2020 (11:59pm US Eastern Standard Time).

Call for Innovation

The World Bank Group is launching a Call for Innovation under WACA.

WACA Marketplace: States, people and the private sector working together to protect our coasts

Coastal erosion must be fought and African countries must work together.

Dealing with Coastal Challenges Requires Big Push by Private Sector

The recent threats to Grand-Bassam, a UNESCO World, have particular resonance for me. 

The Marketplace is open: A new Approach to Mobilizing Infrastructure Finance for Coastal Resilience

For many people living in West Africa, coastal environments are much more than fond memories.

WACA Marketplace
- Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

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

The inaugural WACA Marketplace took place on November 18 and 19th in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
- Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

The six WACA countries unbundled their coastal multi-sector investment plans into project ideas.

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.

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