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West Africa Institute (WAI) - Activity Report 2010 - 2021
Gender and Development: WAI Director General gives a class to RISC-RISE Consortium Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Students, 09/10/2021
The Mandela Institute organizes a Webinar on the theme "Rethinking National Diplomacy in the Pan-African Vision", July 06, 2021
WAI NEWSLETTER - JANUARY - JUNE 2021 is now Online!
Cabo Verde - Preparation of the African Economic Conference (AEC) - Meeting of the Joint UNDP - UNUFAP - UNICEF Office with Academic and Research Institutions, Praia & Mindelo, June 21, 2021
The Mandela Institute reflects on "the Challenges of Power in Africa: Feminization and Rejuvenation of political bodies", June 1, 2021.
ECOWAS Research and Innovation Support Program (PARI) 2020 Jury Session takes place in Niamey, Niger, April 06-08, 2021
IIIrd Virtual World Congress on Transdisciplinarity 2020/2021 - REFICA Organizes the Africa Session on African Traditional Knowledge, 24 February 2021
Third International Workshop: “Germany’s West Africa Policy: Taking (West) Africa seriously!”, Berlin, Germany, October 17th, 2020
The Role of ECOWAS in the West African Integration Process and the Case of Mali - By Djénéba Traoré, WAI
Publication of the Special Issue of the Dialogue & Peace Review of the Félix Houphouët-Boigny Foundation for the Search for Peace - 10th Anniversary
Sub-Regional Workshop for the Preparation of ECOWAS Post 2020 Vision, Banjul, The Gambia, 16th & 17th March 2020
International Workshop on Germany's West Africa Policy, Dakar, Senegal, 12th-13th February 2020
WAI Director General on Africa's Development at Ignite Talks - Cabo Verde, Praia, July 29, 2019
Launching Ceremony of the Anthology "Mulheres e Seus Destinos", Praia, November 25th, 2019
What Research Support in Support of Regional Integration in West Africa?
The Challenge of Structural Transformation in West Africa
The Accession of the Kingdom of Morocco to the Economic Community of West African States - ECOWAS
WAI presents its Condolences following the passing away of Minister Júlio Herbert Lopes
The 12th Edition of WAI Newsletter (January – June 2019) is now Available Online!
Defense of Master's Thesis - University of Luxembourg, July 09, 2019
The Ambassador of the Russian Federation receives the Director General of WAI, July 19, 2019
WAI Director General receives Prof. Dr. Tsigbé, Historian, July 15, 2019
“La Langue et (E) Immigration”, Theme discussed at ENG's Round-Table, 13 June 2019
WAI received at the Governmental Delegation of the Canary Islands in Cabo Verde, 12 June 2019
WAI takes part in the 2nd Africa and ECOWAS Week, ENG - Uni-CV, Praia, Cabo Verde, 24-29 May 2019
Human Rights - International Seminar on the Implementation of International Conventions, Praia, Cabo Verde, 20 - 21 May 2019
WAI hosts Agostinho Moreira and Joceline Varela for a two-month internship, from May 2 to July 2, 2019
WAI ANNUAL REPORT 2018 now Available Online!
ECDPM Discussion Paper No. 251 on R&I Cooperation between the EU and Cabo Verde, Ghana and South Africa is now available
West Africa Institute (WAI) Director General received in audience by HE Fernando Elisio Freire, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Sports, Praia, April 3, 2019
ECOWAS Commission commences its 14th SPCC in Aid of Strategic Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Abuja, Nigeria, March 13-15, 2019
The West Africa Institute (WAI) welcomes Ms. Carmen Pires de Pina for a four-month Internship, February 05th – June 05th, 2019
A Delegation from the South African Embassy in Senegal visits WAI, 4th March, 2019
The West Africa Institute (WAI) welcomes Ms Débora Gonçalves for a three-month Internship, February 27th – May 31st, 2019
The 11th Edition of WAI Newsletter now Available Online!
The Honorable Filomena Viera Martins received by the Director General of WAI, February 14, 2019
ECDPM and WAI organize a joint Workshop on Research & Innovation in Cabo Verde, Praia, 11 February, 2019
Public Presentation of the Association Sunrise4Africa: WAI Chairman Holds a Conference on the Role of NGOs in the Development of ECOWAS Zone, Uni-CV, Praia, January 30, 2019
WAI receives Uni-CV License Degree Student Working Group on the Regional Integration Process in the ECOWAS Zone, Praia, January 30, 2019
Cabo Verde First International Conference "Building New Partnerships for the Sustainable Development of Cabo Verde" & Investment Forum, Paris, France, 11-12 December 2018. - WAI and RISC Consortium as Guests
WAI Director General participates as a Panelist in the 1st Edition of Cabo Verde Ocean Week, Mindelo, São Vicente, 19 - 23 November 2018
International Conference "Building New Partnerships for the Sustainable Development of Cabo Verde" Paris, 11 & 12 December 2018
HE Jean-Claude Kassi Brou, President of the ECOWAS Commission visits WAI
WAI Director General, Member of the 2018 Jury of the ECOWAS Support Program for Research and Innovation (PARI)
WAI receives the Representatives of the RISC Consortium and the GAMMA Program
WAI Director General co-hots a Panel discussion at the 2018 PEGNet Conference, October 11th, 2018, Cotonou, Benin
WAI Newsletter 10th Edition January - June 2018 is now online!
WAI Director General takes part in the International Workshop on Germany´s West Africa Policy, Berlin, May 24-25, 2018 and holds a Conference on Mali at the Helmut Schmidt University of Hamburg, 28 May 2018
WAI hosts Khadija Chopin for one-month internship, May 7 - June 7, 2018
WAI Director General participates in the 13th Meeting of ECOWAS Strategic Planning Coordinating Committee (SPCC), Abuja, 11-12 May 2018
The Minister of Regional Integration, HE Júlio Herbert Lopes, receives in audience the Director General of WAI, 02 May 2018
Pedro Gomes Secondary School (ESPG) receives Visit from the West Africa Institute (WAI), 20th March 2018
Mrs. Yara dos Santos honored with the 2018 West African Youth Award of Excellence
WAI receives the Visit from the Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation, 21 February 2018
The West Africa Institute (WAI) receives Dr. Victor Borges, January 31st, 2018
Professor Harlan Koff Nominated WAI Fellow, February 1st, 2018
WAI 2017 Annual Report is Now Available Online!
Season's Greetings - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2018 from the West Africa Institute
Visits and Partnerships - December 2017
Visit of a Delegation from RCI at WAI to present the Master of African Integration, Praia, 07 December 2017
WAI Director General takes part as a Delegate in WISE 2017, Doha, Qatar, 14-16 November 2017
The Director General of WAI takes part in the 4th World Forum for Local Economic Development, Praia, Republic of Cabo Verde, 17 - 20 October 2017
WAI Director General takes part in the BMBF International Evaluation Panel, 11-12 September 2017, Bonn, Germany
West Africa Institute: Visits and Partnerships, July - August 2017
ECOWAS Commissioner for Macroeconomic Policies represents the President of the Commission at the 4th LEDWF, Praia, Cabo Verde, 17-20 October 2017
WAI Director General participates in the 2017 RISC International Conference and Doctoral and Post Doctoral School, Aguascalientes, Mexico, 30-31 October and 1-3 November 2017
Defense of Master's Thesis
For the 38 Years of the Declaration of the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child - ACRIDES invites the Director General of WAI to its Commemoration Conference, Praia, Cabo Verde, July 24, 2017
4th World Economic Development Forum Praia - Republic of Cabo Verde, 17 -20 October 2017
The Chairman of the West Africa Institute (WAI) receives the visit of ECOWAS Commissioner for Trade, Customs and Free Movement accompanied by the Director of Customs
The 8th Edition of WAI Newsletter Now Available Online!
Promotion des Echanges Commerciaux entre la République de Cabo Verde et les Pays Francophones d’Afrique : Quel Rôle peut jouer la Langue Française ?
Sauvons Tombouctou, Ville Séculaire de Tolérance Religieuse et de Coexistence Pacifique
Master Program in African Regional Integration: WAI Director General holds a Training Seminar at Uni-CV, 10-14 July 2017
The President of the National Organizing Commission of the 4th World Forum of Local Economic Development (LED) received at WAI, July 19, 2017
WAI Director General participates in the Conference of African Humanities (CAH), Bamako, Mali, 28 June - 1 July 2017
Economist Mamadou Dia, Ing. José Brito and Dr. Jacob Olugbenga Adesida share their research findings on Governance in Africa in the 21st Century at the José Maria Neves Foundation for Governance (FJMNG), Praia, May 24, 2017
WAI hosts the students of ISCJS, Carina De Oliveira and Cíntia Monteiro for one month intership
Women, Peace and Security Contribution of Prof. Djénéba Traoré, Director General of WAI, at the Djibouti UNESCO Conference, 2-4 May 2017
WAI Director General participates in the UNESCO Conference on Higher Education, Policy and Research: Quality and Future Challenges for East Africa and the Indian Ocean, Djibouti, 2-4 May 2017
The Ambassador of Senegal visits the West Africa Institute (WAI), Praia, on 09 May 2017
The Director General of WAI takes part in the 12th Meeting of the Strategic Planning Coordinating Committee (SPCC), Saly, Senegal, 3-6 April 2017
Promotion of Trade between the Republic of Cabo Verde and the Francophone Countries of Africa: What Role can the French Language play?"
The Accession of the Kingdom of Morocco to the Economic Community of West African States - ECOWAS
The President of ECOWAS Commission, HE Mr. Marcel Alain de Souza meets WAI Managers in Praia, Republic of Cabo Verde
The West Africa Institute is receiving Mrs Juliette Yahiaoui for a three-months internship
Opening of the Master Program in African Regional Integration at UNI-CV, Praia, Republic of Cabo Verde
Formal Opening of the Master Program in African Regional Integration at Uni-CV, Praia, Cabo Verde, January 23rd, 2017
The 7th Edition of WAI Newsletter is now Online!
Academic Cooperation University of Luxembourg – WAI Mrs. Emeline Nanga presents her Doctoral Thesis on Migration and Regional Integration: Case Study of Mexico and Morocco, Luxembourg, September 15th, 2016
The Reports on Abuja and Praia Regional Dialogues are now Available Online!
The Director General of the West Africa Institute receives the 2016 Pan African Humanitarian Award
UNESCO-BREDA Regional Director visits WAI, Praia, July 20th, 2016
WAI on the Field Trial
The Challenge of Structural Transformation in West Africa
What Research Support in Support of Regional Integration in West Africa?
WAI confirms though a new Strategic Plan its Role of "Think Tank" in the Accelerating Process of Regional Integration in West Africa
Cabo Verde and the African Regional Integration “Train”: The Investment in Qualification as a Passport for the Front "Wagon"
Political Parties and Electoral Processes: Preventing Electoral Violence in Africa
The second edition of the Regional Integration Observer (RIO) in 2016 taking stock of the WAI-ZEI research project is online!
WAI Newsletter of June 2016 is online!
WAI Strategic Plan 2016-2020 online !
The West Africa Institute (WAI) hosts Ms Aleida Mendes Borges
The Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Director General of WAI participate in the Regional Dialogue on Emerging Trends and Challenges of Electoral Democracy in Africa, Abuja, Nigeria, 25 – 26 May 2016
New publication of the WAI Critical Analysis and Action Strategies exploring gender issues from a regional perspective available online
Participation of the Director General of WAI in the Third Strategic Dialogue of the Pedro PIRES Institute for Leadership Praia, 14 May 2016
4th Academic Week of International Relations and Diplomacy of ISCJS The Director General of WAI presents Challenges and Perspectives of ECOWAS, Praia, 12 May 2016
Secretary of State of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Dr. Degol Mendes, visits WAI
WAI hosts the Workshop on Regional Normative Coherent Project Praia, Cabo Verde, 26-27 April, 2016
ARISA presents innovative approaches to regional integration research coordination in Africa, particularly regarding the issue of migration
The 2016 first edition of Regional Integration Observer is available online
WAI hosts Sidy Mariko and Oyewole Simon Oginni for three months internship
Under the Aegis of the Africa Trade Network (ATN), UNECA and TWN-Africa organize a Colloquium on Continental Free Trade Area and a Civil Society Strategy Meeting, Accra, Ghana, 29 February – 03 March 2016
Signing of a Memorandum of Agreement between the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States ( ECOWAS) and the West Africa Institute (WAI )
The 3rd edition of the RIO in 2015 Online: current political challenges in Europe and West Africa
WAI-ZEI Papers

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