Just published : Atlas of fisheries and artisanal fishermen in West Africa

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This atlas, which concerns small-scale maritime and continental fisheries, is the result of ten years of institutional expertise led by Pierre Chavance and Pierre Morand of the IRD, with Agrocampus Ouest and Oceanic Développement at the UEMOA.


MARBEC MARine Biodiversity, Exploitation and Conservation, is a research unit which includes the staff of 4 organizations: IRD, IFREMER, UM and CNRS. Its objective is the study of marine biodiversity in lagoon coastal and offshore ecosystems, at different integration levels, molecular, individual, population and community aspects and the way humans use this biodiversity.