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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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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.

 

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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.

 

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West Africa’s Fading Coastline

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

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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.

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

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

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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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Regional Observatory of the West African Coast (ORLOA)

WACA and ORLOA partner to monitor coastal resilience in West Africa.   

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WACA as part of the solution in Unpacking the Plastics Challenge

This extract is part of an immersive story by the World Bank. Read story here. 

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WACA Project: Thomas Louis Price, WACA Bar Coordinator / IUCN Senegal Office talks about prospects

The eighth meeting of the Regional Steering Committee, what are the prospects?

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Blue Economy for Resilient Africa Program

Africa has an opportunity to unleash the potential to develop a resilient blue economy.

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Présentation à Abidjan d’une loi sur la protection du littoral ivoirien

La loi sur le littoral ivoirien, a entre autres pour objectifs de lutter contre l’érosion côtière.

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