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Exchange of Researchers and Practitioners on Regional Security Challenges in West Africa
Exchange of Researchers and Practitioners on Regional Security Challenges in West Africa

ZEI, WAI, CEISR and LU/UQAM organized an International Symposium in Accra, Ghana   Key questions about peace and security and the creation of a West African Peace and Security Research Network were the two main issues addressed during the International Symposium organized by ZEI, WAI, CEISR and LU/UQAM at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping and Training Centre (KAIPTC) of Accra, Ghana [ ... ]

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The Director of the Institute of International Relations, Hamburg, Germany at WAI
The Director of the Institute of International Relations, Hamburg, Germany at  WAI

Prof. Dr. Michael Staack, the Director of the Institute of International Relations of the Helmut Schmidt University/University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg (Germany) visited WAI on April 8th, 2015, during his stay in the Republic of Cabo Verde.

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WAI and ZEI present the concept of a Master program in African regional integration at the 6th Study Group Meeting in Praia
WAI and ZEI present the concept of a Master program in African regional integration at the 6th Study Group Meeting in Praia

An important step forward for the sustainability of cooperation between ZEI and the West Africa Institute (WAI): Together, the two research institutes have developed a curriculum for a Master's degree in African Regional integration to be implemented at the National University of Cabo Verde (Uni-CV) in Praia, the seat of WAI. The directors of ZEI and WAI , Prof. Ludger Kühnhardt and Prof. Dj& [ ... ]

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Ghana Ambassador visits the West Africa Institute
Ghana Ambassador visits the West Africa Institute

The Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Ghana accredited to the Republic of CaboVerde has made on March 17, 2014 an outreach visit to the West Africa Institute (WAI). HE Mrs. Irene Maamah was accompanied by Mr. Clarence KH Tamakloe, Plenipotentiary Minister, and the Honorary Consul of Ghana, Mr. Tony Parker Danso.

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WAI Board Chairman hosts two ECOWAS Commissioners at WAI
WAI Board Chairman hosts two ECOWAS Commissioners at WAI

On 3rd February, 2015, the West Africa Institute (WAI) was visited by two Commissioners of ECOWAS: Madam Fatimata Dia Sow, Commissioner for Gender and Humanitarian Affairs and Mr. Barreto Isaías Da Rosa, Commissioner for Telecommunications and Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). Accompanied by Mr. Francisco Mendes of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MIREX), the two Commissione [ ... ]

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Visit at WAI: Students of the Higher Institute of Law and Social Sciences (ISCJS ) Praia share about “The Sub-Regional Policy in West Africa”
Visit at WAI: Students of the Higher Institute of Law and Social Sciences (ISCJS ) Praia share about “The Sub-Regional Policy in West Africa”

Accompagnied by Prof. Severino Almeida, Lecturer for International Relations and Diplomacy (IR & D), the third year Bachelor students of the Higher Institute of Law and Social Sciences (ISCJS) Praia (http://www.iscjs.edu.cv/) visited the premises of the West Africa Institute (WAI) on 27th January 2015.

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WAI Director General hosts two Commissioners of the ECOWAS Commission
WAI Director General hosts two Commissioners of the ECOWAS Commission

Dr. Morlaye Bangoura and Mr José João Monteiro Huco, ECOWAS Commissioner for Energy and Mines and ECOWAS Commissioner for Human Resources Management respectively, visited the West Africa Instituteon 8 January, 2015.

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Africa's Integration: A bottom up approach
Africa's Integration: A bottom up approach

(A GNA feature by Cristina Duarte)* Accra, Jan. 10, GNA – Visiting Ghana, Africa’s heartland when it comes to African unity and integration, how can one not be tempted to share his or her views about such lofty ideals, especially as 2015 unfolds while the goals remain elusive? I believe it is high time to revisit the project whose credibility was provided by its chief intellectua [ ... ]

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WAI Director General participates in the Workshop for Validation of Studies conducted by the WGNFE-ADEA
WAI Director General participates in the Workshop for Validation of Studies conducted by the WGNFE-ADEA

The workshop on the validation of the studies conducted in 2014 by the Working Group on Non Formal Education (WGNFE) of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) which took place from 8 to 10 December 2014 at the Pacific Hotel in Ouagadougou under the umbrella of the Ministry of National Education and Literacy (MENA) of Burkina Faso. The Swiss Cooperation, the WGNFE Coordin [ ... ]

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WAI Director General at the IAU Workshop on Higher Education/Research and Education for All (HEEFA) and ICT for All (ICT4ALL)
WAI Director General at the IAU Workshop on Higher Education/Research and Education for All (HEEFA) and ICT for All (ICT4ALL)

IAU workshop on Higher Education/Research and Educationfor All and ICT4ALL Seminar took place on 18-19 November, 2014, at the Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey. The Seminar reviewed the outcomes of the HEEFA (Higher Education/Research and Education for All) capacity building workshops conducted by IAU (International Association of Universities) in collaboration with HEEFA Members (Burkina Fas [ ... ]

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WAI at the 6th World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), Doha, Qatar, 4-6 November 2014
WAI at the 6th World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), Doha, Qatar, 4-6 November 2014

The 6th World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) was organized in Doha – Qatar on 04-06- November, 2014, and met the expectations of the 1500 Delegates coming from over 100 countries worldwide. Under the theme “Imagine – Create – Learn: Creativity at the Heart of Education”, WISE 2014 explored the potential of teachers’ and learners’ in the area of innovation and creativity. In  [ ... ]

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