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Jumpstarting Innovation for Coastal Resilience in West Africa

We need to find new ways to stop coastal erosion and should not be afraid to call for help".

Cote d’Ivoire: New convention to Conserve and Restore the Azagny Parks and Ehotilé Islands

In October, WACA Cote d’Ivoire signed a convention with the agency in charge of parks and reserves.

The WACA Team is Pleased to Notify the Results of the Longlisting Process.

A total of 12 competitors have been longlisted out of the 22 submissions.

Webinaire: Gérer le trait de côte par les solutions douces, exemples de projets menés en France et en Afrique de l’Ouest
- Online

Si vous êtes intéressés, nous vous invitons à bloquer la date et vous inscrire.

New Publication: Cabo Verde Blue Bond Note

Cabo Verde recognizes the growth potential of its coastal and marine natural capital.

Opening the Gateway between the Dutch Water Sector and West African Countries

The Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) and the World Bank signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

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.

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