West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (WECARD)

Conseil Ouest et Centre Africain pour la Recherche et le Développement Agricoles (CORAF)

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History

1987, as Conférence des responsables de la recherche agronomique africains et français. Officially created 15 Mar 1995. Previously referred to as Conference of African Agricultural Research Managers -- Conférence des responsables de recherche agronomique africains (CORAF). Current statutes adopted 19 May 2005, Dakar (Senegal). Registered in accordance with Senegalese law.

Aims

Promote cooperation, consultation and information exchange between member institutions on one hand and partners on the other; define joint sub-regional and regional research objectives and priorities; serve as a consultative body for research carried out by regional and international organizations operating at the sub-regional level; develop joint research programmes in order to strengthen complementary activities of the Council and its partners; harmonize the activities of existing research networks and facilitate the creation of new regional networks or other operational research units with a regional character.

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Activities

Advocacy/lobbying/activism; research and development. teams; promote the training and supervision of young researchers.

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Languages

English, French.

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 10 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 22 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 22 countries
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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 4: Quality Education

UIA Org ID

F3083

Last News Received

1. Aug 2013
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