Observatoire du Sahara et du Sahel (OSS)
Sahara and Sahel Observatory
1992 Paris France
1992, Paris (France), following a proposal made by François Mitterand in 1988. Established in Tunis (Tunisia), since 2000.
Work towards optimal use of resources allocated to combating desertification by favouring the development and capitalization of its partners' wealth of information; offer African states an opportunity to identify and carry out actions required for desertification control.
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