West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research (CORAF/WECARD)

Founding Year: 1987

Staff: 22


Dr. Abdou Tenkouano (Executive Director)

It’s working to enhance prosperity, food, and nutrition security in West and Central Africa through sustainable increases in agricultural production and productivity, promoting competitiveness and markets. This objective is achieved through addressing the critical issues of food and nutrition insecurity, chronic poverty, and youth unemployment.



West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research (CORAF/WECARD) contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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