Pr Assogbadjo

ASSOGBADJO E. Achille

CURRICULUM VITAE

 IDENTITY

 

Full name: ASSOGBADJO Achille Ephrem
Nationality: Beninese
Date and place of birth: 03 May 1974; Savalou, Republic of Benin
Sex: Male
Title: Agronomist and Forester

PhD, Applied Biological Sciences

Full Professor of forestry

Statute  Married (2 children)
Permanent Address: 05 Po Box 1752, Cotonou, Republic of Benin

Tel:   + 229 95 05 59 75

Fax:  + 229 21 30 30 84

E-mail: assogbadjo@yahoo.fr            

E-mail: achille.assogbadjo@fsa.uac.bj

 Website: www.leabenin-fsauac.net

 

   

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

 

2017-till now

 

2013-2017:

Full Professor, Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin

Associate Professor, Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin

2010 – June 2013: Senior Lecturer & Researcher, Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin
2007 – 2010: Lecturer & Researcher, Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin
2000 – till now: Researcher, Laboratory of Applied Ecology, Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin.
2003 – 2006: PhD Research, Faculty of Biosciences Engineering, University of Ghent, Belgium.
1998 – 2000: MSc. degree in forestry (Management of environment and natural resources). Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi (FSA/UAC), Republic of Benin.
1994 – 1998: Agronomist degree, Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi (FSA/UAC), Republic of Benin.
1993: High School Diploma Major Mathematic Physics (Baccalaureate C)

BACKGOUND

  • Agronomy and natural resources
  • Agroforestry and Forestry
  • Ethnobotany
  • Conservation genetics

 

GEOGRAPHICAL REGION OF EXPERIENCE

Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Gabon, Togo, Mali, Niger, Senegal.

 BIOME OF EXPERIENCE

Savannah, forest, wetlands

 

COUNTRY VISITED

Benin, Togo, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Niger, Gabon, Nigeria, Mali, Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon, Kenya, Uganda, South Africa, Tanzania, Belgium, The Netherlands, Norway, Irelands, United Kingdom, Peru, Argentina, Costa Rica, Namibia, Malaysia, Israël, France, Turkey, Italy, Spain, Germany, Luxembourg, Malawi, Romania, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Oman, Sudan, United States of America.

 

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSIGNEMENT

 

  • Permanent secretariat of the scientific council of the Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi
  • Deputy coordinator of the doctorate training on natural resources of the doctorate school of the Faculty of Agronomic Sciences, University of Abomey-Calavi

TEACHING & SUPERVISION

  • Forest Ecology (Licence and MSc. levels)
  • Forest Genetics (Licence and MSc. levels)
  • Non Timber Forest Product (Licence and MSc. levels)
  • Conservation Genetics (Licence and MSc. levels)
  • Conservation of Natural Resources (Licence and MSc. levels)
  • Quantitative Ethnobotany (MSc. level)
  • Scientific writing (MSc. level)
  • Supervision of PhD, MSc. and BSc. Students (I have graduated 63 BSc, 57 MSc. and 2 PhD students with 08 MSc & 06 PhD currently registered and hosted 4 post-doc. I am in great demand to sit on committees of other under and post-grads (>60), and as external examiner for MSc/PhD (70/12) in Benin, Belgium,Togo, Côte d’Ivoire, South Africa …)
  • Visitor Professor at Université Félix Hounphouët Boigny in Côte d’Ivoire (WASCAL Doctorate School)

 FIELD OF RESEARCH

 Orphan and Non Timber Forest Products: biodiversity, valorisation and conservation (since 2000)

  • Forest Ecology: impact of abiotic and biotic stresses on tropical ecosystems (since 2005)
  • Conservation genetics of rare, threatened and useful species (since 2006)
  • Quantitative Ethnobotany: Human disturbance on the genetic diversity of useful and threatened species (since 2008)
  • Sustainable management of natural resources

 PRIZE & DISTINCTIONS

 

2017: Nominated by Science in Africa among the top scientists for their outstanding contributions as African researchers in 2017 (http://online.flipbuilder.com/siyc/sqnm/mobile/index.html#p=40)
2014: Nominated for the honorary title “The name in Science” by decision of the Socrates Committee (Oxford, United Kingdom) recorded in the World Register of outstanding scientists of the 21st century with awarding a medal of frame for Contribution to World Science.
2014: Nominated as an expert for the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)
2013: Nominated as Young affiliate of The World Academy of Sciences
2013: Nominated as 2013’ Benin Outstanding Young Person in the field of Science and technology
2010: Prize of the Belgian Development Cooperation.  Best PhD thesis in the field of Biodiversity and environment for improved livelihoods.
2009: Prize « Heinz and Johannes». Best research paper on ecological measurements in Africa; 2008 edition. The Support Africa International Foundation, Koblenz, Germany.
2008: Ebi Kimanani Memorial Fellowship Award. Best research paper in ethnobiology. International Society of Ethnobiology, ISE-ICE-2008, Cusco, Peru.
2008 – till now: Nominated as IUCN SSC Crop Wild Relative Specialist Group Regional Network Leader for Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) Region

 

COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECTS

(To date I have been granted 20 research grants and 9 regional or international research projects)

 

2017-2020 AGROPOLIS FOUNDATION: Enhancing nutritious food availability through promotion of native edible tree/shrub species in Sub-Saharan Africa (TREEFOOD) (Benin-Niger-Burkina Faso-Mali-Danemark-Belgium). Coordinator for Benin
2016-2019 FNRSIT: Utilisation des parents sauvages des plantes cultivées pour améliorer l’adaptation des systèmes de cultures au stress biotique et abiotique dans le contexte des changements climatiques. National Coordinator
2015-2017: RUFORUM Graduate Research Grant. Promoting environmentally friendly practices for sustainable baobab leaves production for food and nutritional security in smallholders farming systems in Benin (West-Africa). Principal Investigator.
2010-2015: European Union. Understanding and combating desertification to mitigate its impact on ecosystem services. FP7-ENV-2009-1. (Benin-Burkina Faso-Niger-Senegal-Belgium-Germany-Denmark). Scientists
2013-2015: CORAF/WECARD. Amélioration de la résilience aux changements climatiques des écosystèmes agricoles le long des bassins-versants par le développement participatif de systèmes agroforestiers anti-érosifs et fertilisants dans six pays ouest africains, 2013. (Benin-Burkina-Faso-Mali-Guinée-Côted’Ivoire). Coordinator for Benin
2012-2015: African Union. Projet de mise au point de technologies de production et d’utilisation durables de biocarburant de Jatropha curcas pour une réduction de la pauvreté rurale en Afrique de l’Ouest. Scientist
2012-2015 : University of Abomey-Calavi. Les palmiers sauvages du Bénin : utilisation, biodiversité,  écologie, importance économique, et conservation, 2012. Scientists
2012-2014 : UEMOA. Mise au point et harmonisation des techniques d’inventaire de la flore et de la végétation en Afrique de l’Ouest. Associate Coordinator for Benin
2006- 2010: European Union. Domestication and development of baobab and tamarind : UE- DADOBAT research project; Principal Investigator for Benin
2004- 2008: Flemish Belgian research project. Sustainable management of natural resources for basic health care in rural areas: value and potential of medicinal plants in the Monts Kouffé forest reserves (Center of Benin).; Scientific Assistant

 

 INDIVIDUAL RESEARCH GRANTS & AWARDS

 

2013: Third World Academy of Sciences research grants (Italy)
2012: International Tropical Timber Organisation (ITTO) fellowship (Japan)
2012: International Foundation for Sciences (IFS) Third Grants (Sweden)
2011: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and Cleveland Zoological Society conservation grants program
2010: Rufford Small Grant (RSG) for Nature Conservation (Renew)
2009: National Geographic Society Grant for Research and Exploration (USA)
2009: People’s Trust For Endangered Species Grant (UK)
2007: Idea Wild Grants for materials supplying (USA)
2007: King Leopold III Fund for Nature Conservation and Exploration
2007: The Dennis Stanfield Memorial Fund / Linnean Society of London (UK)
2006: International Foundation for Sciences (IFS) Renew Grants (Sweden)
2006: Rufford Small Grant (RSG) for Nature Conservation
2006: British Ecological Society / Overseas Bursaries and Fellowship (UK)
2006: Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship (VFF) / Bioversity International & Hi-Bred International Inc.
2005: Rothamstead International Grants / African Fellows Programme (RI/AFP, UK)
2004: African Forest Research Network (AFORNET) Grants (Kenya)
2004: International Foundation for Sciences (IFS) Grants (Sweden)
2000 and 2004: World Agroforestry Centre / African Network for Agroforestry Education Grants (Kenya)

 

SCIENTIFIC AFFILIATION / NETWORKS / MEMBERSHIP

 

  • The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
  • Intergovernmental Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)
  • IUCN World Commission on Protected Area (WCPA)
  • IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) specialist group on Crop Wild Relative Species
  • Medicinal and edible forest plants network of the South Saharan African Forest Genetic Program: SAFORGEN- Bioversity International, Rome, Italia;
  • African Expert Group on Plant Conservation Strategies (GSPC Initiative);
  • Global Development Network, New Delhi, INDIA;
  • Biodiversity and Biotechnology Network. InWEnt, Zschortau, Germany;
  • Society for Economic Botany, University of Michigan-Dearborn, USA;
  • International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), Leuven – Belgium;
  • Society for Ecological Restoration International. Tucson AZ 85701, USA;
  • Laboratory of Applied Ecology of the Faculty of Agronomical Sciences of University of Abomey-Calavi; 01BP526 Cotonou (Bénin) ;
  • Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture and Ethnobotany, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, University of Gent, Belgium;
  • Laboratory of Applied Molecular Genetic, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, University of Gent, Belgium.

 MAIN CONSULTANCIES

 

2017 Associate Consultant. Assessment of the biodiversity of RAMSAR 1017 Mangrove sites in Benin. United Nation Organisation for Food and Agriculture (FAO).

 

2016

 

Principal Consultant. Benin National Strategy for the sustainable use and valorization of Mangrove. United Nation Organisation for Food and Agriculture (FAO).

 

2015: Principal Consultant: Identification of technological needs for capacity enhancement for the implementation of Benin National Plan and Strategy of the Convention of Biological Diversity.
2014: Regional Consultant for African Forest Forum: Assessment of the Contribution of Natural Resources to the Green Economy in Benin, Niger & Gabon.
2013: Principal Consultant for Benin. Fifth Benin National Report for Convention on Biological Diversity. United Nations Programme for Environment (UNPE).
2013: Principal Consultant. Benin National Strategy for the sustainable use and valorization of Non timber Forest Products. United Nation Organisation for Food and Agriculture (FAO).
2012: Principal Consultant for Benin. Fourth Benin National Report for Convention on Biological Diversity. United Nations Programme for Development (UNDP).
2012: Consultant. Evaluation and selection of Winners ARDYIS Yobloco Awards. ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Co-operation (CTA).
2010: National consultant for Benin. Assessment of experiential learning in Benin. ANAFE (Nairobi Kenya)
2010: Associate Consultant. Monograph of RAMSAR sites East and West identified in Benin for participative conservation of biodiversity.  World Bank & Benin Agency for Environment
2009: National consultant for Benin. Mobilizing Regional Capacity Initiative Project entitled: “Improving the availability and relevance of Agricultural Learning Resources in Africa”. ANAFE (Nairobi, Kenya)
2008: Associate consultant. Monograph of Jartropha curcas in Benin; LEA-FSA-UAC (Benin)
2002: Associate consultant. Inventory and sustainable management of natural resources of the swampy forest of Lokoli in Southern Benin; Gtz (Germany)
2001: Associate consultant. Hypos census in the Biosphere Reserve of Pendjari Gtz (Germany)
2001-2003: Associate consultant. Regional yearly consultancy on census and management of wildlife in the Biosphere Reserves of West Africa (W National Park in Benin and Niger; Arly National Park in Burkina-Faso and Pendjari National Park in Benin), WAP-Project-GTZ (Germany & European Union)

 

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS
 Contribution to 122 peer reviewed papers, 19 books and/or book chapters; 8 proceedings and 9 technical reports)

 

  • IMPACT FACTOR JOURNALS

 

  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Mensah S. & Glèlè Kakaï R. (2017). The relative importance of climatic gradient versus human disturbance in determining population structure of Afzelia africana in West Africa. Southern Forests 79(2): 125–132
  2. Fandohan A.B., Chadare F.J., Gouwakinnou G.N., Tovissode C.F., Bonou A., Djonlonkou S.F.B., Houndelo L.F.H., Sinsin C.L.B & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Usages traditionnels et valeur économique de Synsepalum dulcificum au Sud-Bénin. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques 332(2) : 17-30.
  3. Gandji K., Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E., Orekan V.O.A., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Sinsin B.A. (2017). Evaluation of the sustainability of participatory management of forest plantations: the case study of Wari-Maro Forest Reserve, Republic of Benin. Southern Forests: 79(2): 133–142.
  4. Houndonougbo J.S.H., Valère K. Salako V.K., Idohou R., Azihou F.A. Assogbadjo A.E. & Glèlè Kakaï R. (2017). Local perceptions of interactions between elephants and Borassus aethiopum Mart. (Arecaceae) in the Pendjari National Park in Benin. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques 331(1): 33-43.
  5. Mensah S., Veldtman R., Assogbadjo A.E., Ham C., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Seifert T. (2017). Ecosystem service importance and use vary with socio-environmental factors: A study from household-surveys in local communities of South Africa. Ecosystem Services 23: 1-8.
  6. Salako V.K., Houéhanou T.T., Yessoufou K., Assogbadjo A.E., Akoègninou A. & Glèlè Kakaï R.L. (2017). Patterns of elephant utilization of Borassus aethiopum Mart. and its stand structure in the Pendjari National Park, Benin, West Africa. Tropical Ecology 58(2): 1–13.
  7. Sinasson G.K. S., Shackleton C.M., Assogbadjo A. E. & Sinsin B. (2017). Local Knowledge on the Uses, Habitat, and Change in Abundance of Multipurpose Mimusops Species in Benin. Economic Botany 71(2): 105-122.
  8. Ahossou O.D., Fandohan B., Stiers I., Schmidt M. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Extraction of timber and non-timber products from the Swamp Forest of Lokoli (Benin): use patterns, harvesting impacts and management options. International Forestry Review 19(2):133-144.
  9. Cron G.V., Karimi N., Glennon K.L., Udeh C.A. Witkowski Ed T.F., Venter S.M., Assogbadjo A.E. & Baum D.A. (2016). One African baobab species or two? Synonymy of Adansonia kilima and A. digitata. Taxon 65 (5) : 1037–1049
  10. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Azihou F., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Adomou A. (2016). Influence of the landscape context on stand structure and spatial patterns of the doum palm (Hyphaene thebaica ) in the Republic of Benin (West Africa). Agroforestry Systems : 90:591–605.
  11. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Peterson A.T. (2016). Spatio-temporal dynamic of suitable areas for species conservation in West Africa: eight economically important wild palms under present and future climates. Agroforestry Systems. DOI 10.1007/s10457-016-9955-6
  12. Gbedomon R.C, Floquet A., Mongbo R., Salako K.V., Fandohan A.B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakai R. (2016). Socio-economic and ecological outcomes of community based forest management: A case study from Tobé-Kpobidon forest in Benin, Western Africa. Forest Policy and Economics 64:46-55.
  13. Goussanou C.A., Guendehou S., Assogbadjo A.E., Kaire M., Sinsin B. & Cuni-Sanchez A. (2016). Specific and generic stem biomass and volume models of tree species in a West African tropical semi-deciduous forest. Silva Fennica 50 (2). id 1474. http://dx.doi.org/10.14214/sf.1474
  14. Mensah S., Assogbadjo A. E., Salako K. V., Ago E. E. and Glèlè Kakaï R. (2016). Accounting for tree spatial distribution in a comparison of plot sizes and shapes in dense forest and woodland in Benin (West Africa). African Journal of Ecology. Doi: 10.1111/aje.12269.
  15. Idohou R., Ariño A.H., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakai R., Sinsin B. (2015). Knowledge of diversity of wild palms (arecaceae) in the Republic of Benin: finding gaps in the national inventory by combining field and digital accessible knowledge. Biodiversity Informatics, 10: 45-55
  16. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Houehanou T., Glèlè Kakaï , & Agbangla C. (2015). Variation in Hyphaene thebaica Mart. fruit: physical characteristics and factors affecting seed germination and seedling growth in Benin (West Africa). Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 90 (3) : 291–296
  17. Boedecker J., Termote C., Assogbadjo A.E., Van Damme P. & Lachat C. (2015). Dietary contribution of Wild Edible Plants to women’s diets in the buffer zone around the Lama forest, Benin – an underutilized potential. Food security 6 (6): 833-849 DOI 10.1007/s12571-014-0396-7
  18. Gbedomon R. C., Fandohan A.B., Salako V. K., Idohou A.F.R., Glèlè Kakaї & Assogbadjo A.E. (2015). Factors affecting home gardens ownership,diversity and structure: a case study from Benin. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2015) 11:56
  19. Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E., Adomou A.C., Agbangla C., Glèlè Kakaï R.L. (2015). Latitudinal distribution, co-occurring tree species and structural diversity of the threatened palm Borassus aethiopum (Arecaceae) in Benin, West Africa. Plant Ecology and Evolution 14x (x): xx–xx, 201x
  20. Houédjissin S. S., Azokpota P., Assogbadjo A., Ahanhanzo C. & Hounhouigan D. J. (2015). Quantitative morphological descriptors confirm traditionally classified morphotypes of Pentadesma butyracea Sabine (clusiaceae). Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8736 – 8747. ISSN 1997–5902.
  21. Fandohan A. B, Salako V. K. , Assogbadjo A. E. , Diallo B. O. ,Van Damme P. & Sinsin B. (2015). Effect of climatic conditions on flowering and fruiting of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae). Journal of Horticulture and Forestry 7(8): 186-192.
  22. Salako V. K., Azihou A. F., Assogbadjo A. E., Houéhanou T. D., Kassa B. D. and Glèlè Kakaï R. L. (2015). Elephant-induced damage drives spatial isolation of the dioecious palm Borassus aethiopum (Arecaceae) in the Pendjari National Park, Benin. African Journal of Ecology 54: 9–19.
  23. Gnonlonfoun I., Glèlè Kakaï R., Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E. & Ouédraogo A. (2014). Structural analysis of regeneration in tropical dense forest: combined effect of plot and spatial distribution patterns, Acta Botanica Gallica: Botany Letters, DOI: 10.1080/12538078.2014.984332
  24. Mensah S., Houehanou T.D., Sogbohossou E.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2014). Effect of human disturbance and climatic variability on the population structure of Afzelia africana ex pers. (Fabaceae–Caesalpinioideae) at country broad-scale (Bénin, West Africa). South African Journal of Botany 95 (2014) 165–173
  25. Agoyi E.E., Assogbadjo A.E., Gouwakinnou G., Okou F.A.Y. & Sinsin B. (2014). Ethnobotanical Assessment of Moringa oleifera in Southern Benin (West Africa). Ethnobotany Research & Applications 12:552-560
  26. Idohou R., Fandohan B., Salako V. K., Kassa B., Gbèdomon R.C., Yédomonhan H., Glèlè Kakaï R.L. & Assogbadjo E. (2014). Biodiversity conservation in home gardens: traditional knowledge, use patterns and implications for management. International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services & Management 10 (2): 89–100. DOI: 10.1080/21513732.2014.910554
  27. Houeto, Glele Kakaï R., Salako K. V., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Sinsin B., Palm R. (2014). Effect of inventory plot patterns in the floristic analysis of tropical woodland and dense forest. African journal of ecology: 52, 257–264. doi: 10.1111/aje.12112. IF2012 = 0.655.
  28. Kassa D.B., Fandohan B., Azihou A.F., Assogbadjo A.E., Oduor A.M.O., Kidjo F.C., Babatoundé S., Liu J. & Glèlè Kakaï R. (2014). Survey of Loxodonta Africana (Elephantidae)-caused bark injury on Adansonia digitata (Malavaceae) within Pendjari Biosphere Reserve, Benin. African Journal of Ecology doi: 10.1111/aje.12131. IF2012 = 0.655.
  29. Salako V. K., Fandohan B., Kassa B., Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou F. A. R., Gbedomon R. C., Chakeredza S., Dulllo M. E., Glele Kakaï R. (2014). Home gardens: An assessment of their biodiversity and potential contribution to conservation of threatened species and crop wild relatives in Benin. Genetic resources and crop evolution 61:313–330. IF2012 = 1.554
  30. Okou F.A.Y., Assogbadjo A.E., Bachmann Y. & Sinsin B. (2014). Ecological factors influencing physical soil degradation in the Atacora mountain chain of West Africa. Mountain Research and Development 34(2):157-166. DOI: 10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-13-00030.1
  31. Padonou E.A., Kassa, Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Chakeredza S., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2014). Natural variation in fruit characteristics and seed germination of Jatropha curcas, West Africa. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology: 89 (1) 69–73. IF2012 = 0.637
  32. Kindomihou M.V., Glele Kakai R., Assogbadjo A.E., Holou R.A.Y, Sinsin B.A. (2013). Environmentally induced variation in germination percentage and energy of naked caryopses of Loxodera ledermannii (Pilger) W.D. Clayton ex Launert in subhumid Benin (West Africa). Advances in Environmental Biology, 7(2): 320-329, 2013 ISSN 1995-0756
  33. Salako K., Glele Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Houinato M., Palm R. (2013). Efficiency of inventory plot patterns in quantitative analysis of vegetation: A case study of tropical woodland and dense forest in Benin (West Africa). Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science: 75 (3): 137–143. IF2012 = 0.567
  34. Padonou E.A., Kassa, Assogbadjo A.E., Chakeredza S., Babatoundé B., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2013). Differences in germination capacity and seedling growth between different seed morphotypes of Afzelia africana Sm. in Benin, West Africa. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology 88 (6) 679–684. IF2012 = 0.637
  35. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Gouwakinnou G.N., Glele Kakai R., Sinsin B., Maxted N. (2013). National inventory and prioritization of crop wild relatives: case study for Benin. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 60: 1337-1352. DOI 10.1007/s10722-012-9923-6. IF2012 = 1.554
  36. Padonou E.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Bachmann Y.and Sinsin B. (2013). How far bowalization affects phytodiversity, life forms and plant morphology in Sub-humid tropic in West Africa. African Journal of Ecology 51(2): 255-262. doi: 10.1111/aje.12030. IF2012 = 0.655.
  37. Houehanou D.T., Glèlè Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Kindomihou V., Houinato M, Wittig R., Sinsin B.(2013). Change in the woody floristic composition, diversity and structure 1 from protected to 2 unprotected savannas in Pendjari Biosphere Reserve (Benin, West Africa). African Journal of Ecology 51(2): 358-365. doi: 10.1111/aje.12030. IF2012 = 0.655.
  38. Houehanou T.D., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Kyndt T., Houinato M., Sinsin B. (2013). How far a protected area contributes to conserve habitat species composition and population structure of endangered African tree species (Benin, West Africa). Ecological Complexity 13: 60-68. IF2012 = 1.926
  39. Zossou S.H. N., Agbangba C. E., Ouatara B., Assogbadjo A. E., Ahanchede A., Sinsin B. (2013). Rhamphicarpa fistulosa in Lowland Rice Production in Africa: a Review. Advances in Environmental Biology, 7(14): 4567-4572.
  40. Cuni Sanchez, Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2012). A countrywide multi-ethnical assessment of local communities’ perception of climate change in Benin (West Africa). Climate & Development 4 (2) :114–128. IF2012 = 1.000
  41. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Salako V.K., van Damme P. and Sinsin B. (2012). Which one comes first, the tamarind or the Macrotermes termitarium? Acta Botanica Gallica 159 (3): 345–355. doi:10.1080/12538078.2012.721252. IF2012 = 0.310
  42. Assogbadjo A.E., Chadare F.J., Glele Kakaï R., Fandohan B., Baidu-Forson J.J. (2012). Effects of physicochemical constituents of the soil and geographic provenance of individuals on variation in biochemical composition of baobab pulp, leaves and seeds. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 157: 94-99. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2012.01.021. IF2012 = 2.860. Elsevier, ISSN: 0167-8809
  43. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Kyndt T., Fandohan B., Hardy O.J., Gheysen G., Sinsin B. (2012). Genetic evidence of the contribution of ethnic migrations to the propagation and persistence of the rare and declining scrambling shrub Caesalpinia bonduc Human Ecology 40: 117-128.. DOI 10.1007/s10745-011-9442-7. IF2012 = 1.538. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  44. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Vodouhê G.F., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B. (2012). Biodiversity and Socioeconomic Factors Supporting Farmers’ Choice of Wild Edible Trees in the Agroforestry Systems of Benin (West Africa). Forest Policy and Economics 14: 41-49. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2011.07.013. IF2012 = 1.482. Elsevier, ISSN: 1389-9341
  45. Dadjo C., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Glèlè Kakaï R., Chakeredza S., Houehanou T.D. & Sinsin B. (2012). Uses and management of black plum (Vitex doniana Sweet) in Southern Benin. Fruits 67(3):173-187. IF2012 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  46. Koura K., Ganglo J. C., Assogbadjo A.E. & Agbangla C. (2011). Ethnic differences in use values and use patterns of Parkia biglobosa in Northern Benin. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2011, 7:42. IF2012 = 2.392. BioMed Central, CABI, Scopus, ISSN: 1746-4269
  47. Glèlè Kakaï R., Akpona T.J.D., Assogbadjo A.E., Gaoué O.G., Chakeredza S., Gnanglè P. C., Mensah G. A., Sinsin B. (2011). Ecological adaptation of the shea butter tree (Vitellaria paradoxa F. Gaertn.) along climatic gradient in Benin, West Africa. African Journal of Ecology 49, 440-449. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2011.01279.x. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  48. Houehanou T.D., Assogbadjo E., Glele Kakaï R., Houinato M., Sinsin B. (2011). Valuation of local preferred uses and traditional ecological knowledge in relation to three multi-use tree species in Benin (West Africa). Forest Policy and Economics 13: 554–562. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2011.05.013. IF2012 = 1.482; Elsevier, ISSN: 1389-9341
  49. GouwakinnouN., Assogbadjo A.E., Lykke A.M., Sinsin B. (2011). Phenotypic variations in fruits and selection potential in Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Birrea. Scientia Horticulturae 129 : 777–783. doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2011.05.041. IF2012 = 1.527. Elsevier, ISSN: 0304-4238
  50. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Edon S. Kyndt T. & Sinsin B. (2011). Natural variation in fruit characteristics, seed germination and seedling growth of Adansonia digitata in Benin. New Forests 41: 113–125. doi : 10.1007/s11056-010-9214-z. IF2012 = 1.184. Springer, ISSN: 0169-4286
  51. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Kyndt T. & Sinsin B. (2011). Quantitative morphological descriptors confirm traditionally classified morphotypes of Tamarindus indica fruits. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 58:299–309. doi:10.1007/s10722-010-9575-3. IF2012 = 1.554. Springer, ISSN: 0925-9864
  52. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2011). Effectiveness of a protected areas network in the conservation of Tamarindus indica (Leguminosea–Caesalpinioideae) in Benin. African Journal of Ecology 49:40-50. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2010.01228.x. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  53. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2011). Geographical distribution, tree density and fruit production of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae) across three ecological regions in Benin. Fruits 66: 53–62. IF2012 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  54. Gouwakinnou G. N, Lykke A. M., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2011). Local knowledge, pattern and diversity of use of Sclerocarya birrea. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:8 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-7-8. IF2012 = 2.392. BioMed Central, CABI, Scopus, ISSN: 1746-4269
  55. Avohou T.H., Houehounha R., Glele-Kakai R., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2011). Firewood yield and profitability of a traditional Daniellia oliveri short-rotation coppice on fallow lands in Benin. Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 562-571. doi.org/10.1016/j.biombioe.2010.10.030. IF2012 = 3.646. Elsevier, ISSN: 0961-9534
  56. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R.., Sinsin B. & Pelz, Dieter (2010). Structure of Anogeissus leiocarpa, Perr. natural stands in relation to anthropogenic pressure within Wari-Maro Forest Reserve in Benin. African Journal of Ecology 48 (3): 644–653. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2009.01160.x. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  57. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakai R., Kyndt T., Sinsin B. (2010). Conservation Genetics of Baobab (Adansonia digitata ) in the Parklands Agroforestry Systems of Benin (West Africa). Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca 38 (2), Special Issue, 136-140. IF2012 = 0.652. ISSN 0255-965X
  58. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Kyndt T., De Caluwé E., Codjia J.T.C., Sinsin B. (2010). Women’s traditional knowledge, use value and the contribution of tamarind (Tamarindus indica ) to rural households’ cash income in Benin. Economic Botany 64(3): 248–259. DOI: 10.1007/s12231-010-9123-2. IF2012 = 1.604. Springer, ISSN 0013-0001
  59. Fandohan A.B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Sinsin B., Van Damme P. (2010). Impact of habitat type on the conservation status of tamarind (Tamarindus indica) in the W National Park of Benin. Fruits 65 (1): 11-19. IF2011 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  60. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Sinsin B. (2010). Variation in seed morphometric traits, germination and early seedling growth performances of Tamarindus indica International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 4(4): 1102-1109.
  61. Cuni Sanchez A., Haq N. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2010). Variation in baobab leaf morphology and its relation to drought tolerance. Genetic Resource and Crop Evolution 57:17–25. IF2012 = 1.554. Springer, ISSN: 0925-9864
  62. Houehounha R., Avohou H.T., Gaoue O.G., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2010). Weed removal improves coppice growth of Daniellia oliveri and its use as fuelwood in traditional fallows in Benin. Agroforestry Systems 78: 115–125. IF2012 = 1.378. Springer, ISSN: 0167-4366
  63. Assogbadjo A.E., Kyndt T., Chadare F.J., Sinsin B, Gheysen G, Eyog-Matig O. & Van Damme P. (2009). Genetic fingerprinting using AFLP cannot distinguish traditionally classified baobab morphotypes. Agroforestry Systems 75:157–165. IF2012 = 1.378. Springer, ISSN: 0167-4366
  64. Bonou W., Glèlè Kakaї R., Assogbadjo A.E., Fonton H.N. & Sinsin B. (2009). Characterisation of Afzelia africana habitat in the Lama Forest reserve of Benin. Forest Ecology and Management 258: 1084–1092. IF2012 = 2.487. Elsevier, ISSN: 0378-1127
  65. De Caluwé, E., De Smedt, S., Assogbadjo, A.E., Samson, R., Sinsin, B. & Van Damme, P. (2009). Ethnic differences in use value and use patterns of baobab (Adansonia digitata) in northern Benin. African Journal of Ecology 47: 433–440. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  66. Kyndt T., Assogbadjo A.E., Hardy O. J., Glele Kakaï R. , Sinsin B., Van Damme P., Gheysen G., (2009). Spatial and temporal genetic structuring of Adansonia digitata (Malvaceae) in the traditional agroforestry systems of West Africa. American Journal of Botany 96(5): 950-957. IF2012 = 2.664. Botanical Society of America, ISSN: 0002-9122
  67. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Chadare F.J., Thomson L, Kyndt T., Sinsin B., Van Damme P. (2008). Folk classification, perception and preferences of baobab products in West Africa: consequences for species conservation and improvement. Economic Botany, 62 (1): 74-84. IF2012 = 1.604. Springer, ISSN 0013-0001
  68. Assogbadjo A.E., Kyndt T., Sinsin B., Gheysen G., Van Damme P. (2006). Patterns of genetic and morphometric diversity in baobab (Adansonia digitata ) populations across different climatic zones of Benin (West Africa). Annals of botany 97: 819-830. IF2012 = 4.030. Oxford Journals, ISSN 0305-7364
  69. Assogbadjo A.E., Codjia J.T.C., Sinsin B., Ekue M.R.M., Mensah G.A. (2005). Importance of rodents as a human food source in Benin. Belgian Journal of Zoology 135: 11-15. IF2012 = 0.531. Royal Belgian Zoological Society, ISSN: 0777-6276
  70. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B., Codjia J.T.C. and Van Damme P. (2005). Ecological diversity and pulp, seed and kernel production of the baobab (Adansonia digitata) in Benin. Belgian Journal of Botany 138 (1): 47-56. FI2012 = 0,625. ISSN, 0778-4031
  71. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. and Van Damme P. (2005). Caractères morphologiques et production des capsules de baobab (Adansonia digitata ) au Bénin. Fruits 60 (5) : 327-340. IF2012 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  72. Sinsin B., Eyog M.O., Assogbadjo A.E., Gaoué O.G. & Sinadouwirou T. (2004). Dendrometric characteristics as indicators of pressure of Afzelia Africa dynamics changes in trees found in different climate zones of Benin. Biodiversity and Conservation 13(8): 1555 – 1570. IF2012 = 2.238. Springer, ISSN: 0960-3115
  73. Codjia J.T.C., Assogbadjo A.E. (2004). Faune sauvage mammalienne et alimentation des populations holli et fon de la forêt classée de la Lama au Sud-Bénin. Cahiers Agricultures 13 : 341-7. FI2012 = 0.305. John Libbey Eurotext, ISSN. 1166-7699
  74. Codjia J.T.C Assogbadjo A.E., Ekué M.R.M.(2003). Diversité et valorisation au niveau local des ressources forestières alimentaires végétales du Bénin. Cahiers Agriculture, 12 : 321- 31. FI2012 = 0.305. John Libbey Eurotext, ISSN. 1166-7699

 

  • INDEXED PEER REVIEW JOURNALS
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou R., Chadare F.J., Salako V.K., Djagoun C.A.M.S. Akouehou G. & Mbairamadji (2017). Diversity and prioritization of non timber forest products for economic valuation in Benin (West Africa). African Journal of Rural Development 2(1):105-115.
  2. Fandohan A.B., Azihou A.F., Assogbadjo A.E., Fonton N.H., van Damme P. & Sinsin A.B. (2017). Environment-driven spatial pattern of tamarind trees in riparian forests. Journal of Agriculture and Environment for International Development 111(1): 23-37.
  3. Ahoyo C.C., Houehanou T.D., Yaoitcha A.S., Prinz K., Assogbadjo A.E., Adjahossou C.S.G, Hellwig F. & Houinato M.R.B. (2017). A quantitative ethnobotanical approach toward biodiversity conservation of useful woody species in Wari-Maro forest reserve (Benin, West Africa). Environment, Development and Sustainability 15(5):1-22.
  4. Dossou-Yovo H.O., Vodouhe F.G., Assogbadjo A. E. & Sinsin B. (2017). Environmental education and ecotourism using termitaria research findings: A case study of Pendjari reserve, Benin. Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment 9(5): 71-76.
  5. Donou T., Houéhanou T.,  Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R.L., Agbangla C. (2016). Use of Raffias’ species (Raphia spp.) and its impact on socioeconomic characteristics of harvesters in Benin (West Africa). International Journal of Biomolecules and Biomedicine 5 (1)1-19,
  6. Tchétangni Y. A, Assogbadjo A.E, Houéhanou T et Bello D. O (2016). Perception paysanne des effets du changement climatique sur la production des noix d’anacardier (Anacardium occidentale L.) dans la commune de Savalou au Bénin. European Scientific Journal 12 (14) 220-239.
  7. Houédjissin S.S., Azokpota P., Assogbadjo A., Ahanhanzo C., and Hounhouigan J.D. (2016): Traditional classification, perception, and preferences for tallow tree (Pentadesma butyracea Sabine) organs in Benin: implications for domestication and conservation. Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8736 – 8747.
  8. Donou Hounsodé M.T., Assogbadjo A.E., Houéhanou T., Glèlè Kakaï R.L, Agbangla C. (2016). Facteurs socioéconomiques influençant l’usage des Raphias au Bénin (Afrique de l’Ouest). Revue de CAMES Science de la vie, de la terre et agronomie 4(1):1-17.
  9. Houéhanou D.T., Assogbadjo A.E., Chadare F.J., Zanvo S. & Sinsin B. (2016): Approches méthodologiques synthétisées des études d’ethnobotanique quantitative en milieu tropical. Annales des Sciences Agronomiques 20 :187-205.
  10. Akpona T. J. D., Idohou R., Assogbadjo A., Salako K. V., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2016). History, Impact of Soil Types on Stand Structure and Growth of the Dry Zone Mahogany (Khaya senegalensis (Desr.) A.Juss.) in Plantation in Benin (West Africa). Environment and Ecology Research, 4(4): 193-199, DOI: 10.13189/eer.2016.040402, http://www.hrpub.org.
  11. Ayena A C., Agassounon D. T. M., Assogbadjo A. E., Adoukonou-Sagbadja H., Agbangla C. et Ahanhanzo C. (2016). Usages Et Vulnérabilité De Pterocarpus Santalinoides L’her. Ex De (Papillionoidae), Une Plante Utilisée Dans Le Traitement Des Gastro-Enterites Dans le Sud du Benin. European Scientific Journal 12(6):218-239. Doi: 10.19044/esj.2016.v12n6p218, ISSN: 1857– 7881, http://dx.doi.org/10.19044/esj.2016.v12n6p218.
  12. Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou R. & Sinsin B. (2016). eview of the higher education system in Benin: Status, challenges, opportunities and strategies for improvement. African Journal of Rural Development, 1(2): 2016: pp.129-139
  13. Houéhanou D.T., Assogbadjo A. E., Chadare F. J., Zanvo S. & Sinsin B. (2016). Approches méthodologiques synthétisées des étudesd’ethnobotanique quantitative en Milieu Tropical. Annales des sciences agronomiques 20: 187-205, ISSN 1659-5009.
  14. Houédjissin S.S., Azokpota P., Assogbadjo A., Ahanhanzo C., and Hounhouigan J.D. (2016). Traditional Classification, Perception, and Preferences for Tallow Tree (Pentadesma butyracea Sabine) Organs in Benin: Implications for domestication and conservation. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 14 (0): 491-503. http://dx.doi.org/10.17348/era.14.0.491-503
  15. Donou Hounsodé M. T., Assogbadjo A. E., Houéhanou T., Glèlè Kakaï R.L, Agbangla C. (2016). Facteurs socioéconomiques influençant l’usage des Raphias au Bénin (Afrique de l’Ouest). Cames 04 (01), ISSN 2424-7235.
  16. Laleye F.O.A., Mensah S., Assogbadjo A. E., and Ahissou H. (2015). Diversity, Knowledge, and Use of Plants in Traditional Treatment of Diabetes in the Republic of Benin. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 14 (0): 231-257. http://dx.doi.org/10.17348/era.14.0.231-257
  17. Fandohan A. B., Gouwakinnou G.N., Déléké K.K.I.E., Glèlè Kakaï R.L., Assogbadjo A.E. (2015). Domesticating and conserving indigenous trees species: an ecosystem based approach for adaptation to climate change in Sub-Sahara Africa. Rev. Cames 03 (01): 55-60.
  18. E.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Lykke A.M., Sinsin B., Axelsen J. (2015). Investigations of on farm seedling productivity of the rare and declining Caesalpinia bonduc in Benin (West Africa) by aid of simulation modelling. International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR) 6 (3): 116-131 ISSN: 2223-7054 (Print) 2225-3610 (Online) http://www.innspub.net
  19. Padonou E. A., Ahossou O.D., Okou F.O.Y., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Lykke A.M., Sinsin B.(2015). Impact of climate on seed morphology and plant growth of Caesalpinia bonduc in West Africa. International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR) 6 (3): 116-131 ISSN: 2223-7054 (Print) 2225-3610 (Online) http://www.innspub.net
  20. Agoyi E.E. , Padonou E.A., Amoussa W., Assogbadjo A. E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2015). Morphological variation, cultivation techniques and management practices of Moringa oleifera in Southern Benin (West Africa). International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR) 6 (3): 97-105 ISSN: 2223-7054 (Print) 2225-3610 (Online) http://www.innspub.net
  21. Honfo H., Tovissodé C.F., Gnanglè C., Mensah S., Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E., Agbangla C., and Glèlè Kakaï R (2015). Traditional Knowledge and Use Value of Bamboo in Southeastern Benin: Implications for sustainable management. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 14:139-153 http://dx.doi.org/10.17348/era.14.0.139-153
  22. Gbèmavo S. J. C. D., GANDJI1 K., Gnanglè C. P., ASSOGBAJO A. E., Sokpon N., Glèlè Kakaï R.L (2015). Adaptation écologique et modélisation du rendement du Jatropha curcas en fonction des caractéristiques morphologiques le long d’un gradient climatique. Agronomie Africaine 27 (3): 201 – 211.
  23. Fandohan A. B., I. Koko K. E. D., Avocevou-Ayisso C., Gouwakinnou G. N., Savi M. K., Assogbadjo A. E., Glèlè Kakaï R. L. (2015). Lantana camara (verbenaceae): a potential threat to the effectiveness of protected areas to conserve flora and fauna in Benin. Agronomie Africaine 27 (2): 115 – 126.
  24. Gbèmavo C.J., Gandji1 K., Gnanglè C.P, Assogbadjo A. E. & Glèlè Kakaï R. L (2015). Variabilité morphologiques et conservation des morphotypes de Jatropha curcas (Euphoriaceae) au Bénin. Journal of Agriculture and Environment for International Development 109 (1): 55 – 69. DOI: 10.12895/jaeid.20151.234
  25. Agoyi E. E., Assogbadjo A. E., Gouwakinnou G., Okou F.A.Y., and Sinsin B. (2014). Ethnobotanical Assessment of Moringa oleifera in Southern Benin (West Africa). Ethnobotany Research & Applications 12:551-560. www.ethnobotanyjournal.org/vol12/i1547-3465-12-551.pdf
  26. Vihotogbé R., Houessou L.G., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2014). Germination of seeds from earlier fruits of bitter and sweet african bush mango trees. African Crop Science Journal, 22 (4) : 109 – 115
  27. Vitoule E.T., Houehanou T., Kassa B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Djego J. & Sinsin B. (2014). Endogenous knowledge and human disturbance impact on abundance of two underutilized wild edible tree species in southern Benin. QScience Connect 2014:15 http://dx.doi.org/10.5339/ connect.2014.15
  28. Gbemavo C. J. S. D., Gnangle C. P., Assogbadjo E. A. et Glele Kakaï L. R. (2014). Analyse des perceptions locales et des facteurs determinant l’utilisation des organes et des produits du Jatropha curcas (euphorbiaceae) au Benin. Agronomie Africaine 26 (1) : 1 – 11.
  29. Dagba R. A., Missihoun A. A., Adoukonou-Sagbadja H., Houehanou T. D., Assogbadjo A. E., Ahanhanzo C. & Agbangla C. (2014). Traditionnal Knowledge on millet (pennisetum glaucum (L.) R.BR.) Genetic Resources Conservation in Benin: Local taxonomy and cultivar characteristics. Annales des sciences agronomiques 18(2): 41-60, ISSN 1659-5009.
  30. Kindomihou M.V., Glele Kakai L.R., Assogbadjo A.E., Holou R.A.Y., Sinsin B.A. (2013). Environmentally induced variation in germination percentage and energy of naked caryopses of Loxodera ledermannii (Pilger) D. Clayton ex Launert in subhumid Benin (West Africa). Advances in Environmental Biology 7(2): 320-329.
  31. Lokonon B.E., Bonou W.N., Kassa B., Azihou A.F., Assogbadjo A.E., Babatoundé S., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2013). Structural and ethnobotanical characterization of velvet tamarind (Dialium guineense Willd), a multipurpose tree species. Agronomie Africaine 25 (2) : 121 – 131
  32. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Vodouhê G.F. and Sinsin, B. (2013). Specific richness and cultural importance of wild edible trees in Benin. Acta Horticulturae 979: 255-261.
  33. Goussanou C.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Gouwakinnou G.N., Glèlè-Kakaï R.L., Chakeredza S., Sinsin B. (2013). Biomass, root structure and morphological characteristics of the medicinal Sarcocephalus latifolius (Sm) E.A. Bruce shrub across different ecologies in Benin. QScience Connect 12: http://dx.doi.org/10.5339/connect.2013.12
  34. Idohou R., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Kassa B, Assogbadjo A.E., Codjia J.T.C. (2013). Soil factors affecting density of three giant land snail species in different habitats of Dassa-Zoume` district (Central Benin), QScience Connect 2013:31 http://dx.doi.org/10.5339/connect.2013.31
  35. Gnanglè C.P., Glèlè Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Vodounon S., Yabi J. & Sokpon N (2011). Tendances climatiques passées, modélisation, perceptions et adaptations locales au Bénin. Climatologie 8 : 27-40.
  36. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Adjallala F.H., Azihou A.F., Vodouhê G.F., Kyndt T., Codjia J.T.C. (2011). Ethnic differences in use value and use patterns of the threatened multipurpose scrambling shrub (Caesalpinia bonduc ) in Benin. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 5(9): 1549-1557. Indexed by: Chemical Abstracts (CAS), Google Scholar Metrics, CAB Abstract.
  37. Gbemavo D.S.J.C., Glèlè Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Katary A., Gnanglè P. (2010). Effet de l’ombrage du karité sur le rendement capsulaire du coton dans les agroécosystèmes coton-karité du Nord-Bénin. Tropicultura 28, 4, 193-199. DOAJ, ISSN 0771-3312
  38. Glèlè Kakaï R.., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. & Pelz D. (2009). Structure spatiale et régénération naturelle de Pterocarpus erinaceus poir en zone soudanienne au Bénin. Revue Ivoirienne des Sciences et Technologie 13 : 199 – 212.
  39. Assogbadjo A.E., Amadji G., Glèlè Kakaï R.., Sinsin B. & Van Damme P. (2009). Evaluation écologique et ethnobotanique de Jatropha curcas au Bénin. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3 (5): 1065-1077.
  40. Gouwakinnou G. N., Kindomihou V., Assogbadjo A.E. and Sinsin B. (2009). Population structure and abundance of Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich) Hochst subsp. birrea in two contrasting land-use systems in Benin. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 1(6): 194-201. Academic Journals , ISSN 2141-243X
  41. Hessou C., Glele Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Odjo T. & Sinsin B. (2009). Test de germination des graines de Caesalpinia bonduc (L.) Roxb au Bénin. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3(2): 310-317. AJOL, ISSN : 1991-8631
  42. Codjia J.T.C., Vihotogbe R., Assogbadjo A.E. & Biaou G. (2009). Le marché du crincrin (Corchorus tridens) au Bénin. Annales des Sciences Agronomiques 12 (1): 15-33. AJOL, ISSN: 1659-5009
  43. Sounon M., Glele Kakaï R., Avakoudjo J., Assogbadjo A. E. & Sinsin B. (2009). Tests de germination et de croissance de Artemisia annua anamed sur différents substrats au Bénin. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3(2) : 337-346. AJOL, ISSN : 1991-8631
  44. Vodouhe F., Coulibaly O., Assogbadjo A.E. and Sinsin B. (2008). Medicinal plant commercialization in Benin: An analysis of profit distribution equity across supply chain actors and its effect on the sustainable use of harvested species. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 2(11): 331-340
  45. Ekué M. R. M., Codjia J. T. C., Fonton B. K. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2008). Diversité et préférences en ressources forestières alimentaires végétales des peuples Otammari de la région de Boukoumbé au Nord-Ouest du Bénin. Bulletin de la Recherche Agronomique du Bénin 60 : 1-12
  46. Ekué M.R.M., Assogbadjo A.E., Mensah G.A., Codjia J.T.C. (2004). Aperçu sur la distribution écologique et le système agroforestier traditionnel autour de l’ackée (Blighia sapida) en milieu soudanien au Nord Bénin. Bulletin de la Recherche Agronomique du Bénin 44 : 34-44.
  47. Codjia J.T.C, Assogbadjo A.E., ATEGBO E.A.D. (2003). Ressources végétales forestières de la forêt classée de la Lama et alimentation des populations riveraines. Annale des sciences agronomiques du Bénin (4) 2: 121-142. AJOL, ISSN: 1659-5009
  48. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E. (2002). Diversité, structure et comportement des primates de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli au Bénin. Biogeographica 78(4) : 129-140.
  • BOOKS OR CHAPTER OF BOOKS

 Codjia J.T.C, Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou R., Honfo S.H., Tovissodé S.F., Chadare F.J., Ekué M.R.M. et YorouS. (2016). Espèces Ligneuses Sauvages Alimentaires du Bénin: Biodiversité et persectives de gestion. ISBN : 978-99919-2-016-0

  1. Houehanou T.D., Assogbadjo A.E. and Sinsin B (2014). Biotechnology in Biodiversity Conservation: Overview of its Application for Conservation of Endangered African Tree Species, In Ahuja M.R. and Ramawat K.G. eds Biotechnology and Biodiversity pp: 171-180

125. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Diversité des espèces en agroforesterie. Species diversity in agroforestry. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 190 – 194.

  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Culture de Jatropha curcas Growing Jatropha curcas Euphorbiaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 222 – 227.
  2. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. & Codjia J.T.C., 2011. Adansonia digitata Bombacaceae. Adansonia digitata L. Bombacaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 280 – 287.
  3. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Sinsin B., 2011. Afzelia africana Afzelia africana Caesalpiniaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 288 – 291.
  4. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Tamarindus indica Leguminosae. Tamarindus indica L. Leguminosae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 292 – 297.
  5. Assogbadjo A.E., Bouko A.C., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B., 2011. Parkia biglobosa (Jacq.) G. Don Leguminosae. Parkia biglobosa (Jacq.) G. Don Leguminosae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 298 – 303.
  6. Assogbadjo A.E., Djossa A.B., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B., 2011. Vitellaria paradoxa F. Gaertn. Sapotaceae. Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn. Sapotaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 310 – 313.
  7. Assogbadjo A.E., Amoussou G. & Sinsin B., 2011. L’hippopotame. Hippopotamus. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 442 – 445.
  8. Nombimè G., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Les primates. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 470 – 473.
  9. Assogbadjo A.E., Ekué R.M.R., Mensah G.A., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B., 2011. Les petits mammifères : Rongeurs. Small Mammals : Rodents. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 480 – 489.
  10. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Forêts classées. State Forest reserves. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 530 – 535.
  11. Assogbadjo A.E., Amoussou G., Sinsin B. & Neuenschwander P. 2011. Hippopotame. Hippopotamus. In: Neuenschwander P., Sinsin B. & Goergen G., eds. Protection de la Nature en Afrique de l’Ouest: une Liste Rouge pour le Bénin. Nature Conservation in West Africa: Red List for Benin. International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, Nigeria, 289 – 292.

 Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B., De Caluwe E. & Van Damme P. (2009). Développement et domestication du baobab au Bénin. LEA-FSA-UAC/DADOBAT, Cotonou, Bénin. 73 pages. ISBN : 978-99919-63-69-3

  1. Sinsin B., Eyog-Matig O., Assogbadjo A.E. & T. Sinadouwirou Th. A. (2002). Caractérisation écologique des essences fourragères Khaya senegalensis (Desv) A. Juss et Afzelia africana suivant les gradients de latitude et de station au Bénin. In Oyog-Matig O., Gaoué O. G. and Obel-Lawson E (ed) 2002. Development of appropriate conservation strategies for African forest trees identified as priority species by SAFORGEN members countries. International Plant Genetic Resources Institute, Nairobi, Kenya. Pp 15-50.
  2. Codjia J.T.C., Fonton-Kiki B., Assogbadjo A.E. & M.R.M Ekué (2000). Le baobab (Adansonia digitata), une espèce à usage multiple au Bénin. CECODI /CBDD/ Veco/ SNV/ FSA. 47p. ISBN 99919-953-0-7

 Assogbadjo A.E. & M.R.M. Ekué (2000). Répertoire actualisé des travaux réalisés sur les rongeurs et leurs prédateurs au Bénin. 55 p.

 

  1. Author of 6 chapters (Pp.85 ; pp.87 ; pp.100 ; pp.122 ; pp.151 ; pp.153) in DE VISSER J., G.A. Mensah, J.T.C. Codjia et A.H. Bokonon-Ganta (2000). Guide préliminaire de reconnaissance des rongeurs du Bénin (2001). 252p. Ed. Cocomultimedia ISBN: 99919-902-1-6

 

  • PROCEEDINGS

 

  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin, B. (2007). Caractérisation et stratégies de conservation du baobab (Adansonia digitata ) dans les paysages agraires du Bénin. In: Mayaka T.B., De longh H. and Sinsin B. (eds) (2007). Ecological restoration of African Savanna Ecosystems. Proceedings of the third RNSCC International Seminar, 6 Feb, Cotonou, Benin. CEDC/CML, Leiden University. pp 35-50.
  2. Assogbadjo A.E., Codjia J.T.C Sinsin, B. & Van Damme P. (2007). Connaissances ethnobotaniques et valorisation du baobab (Adansonia digitata) pour la sécurité alimentaire des populations rurales au Bénin. In : Vodouhê S.R., Atta-Krah K., Achigan-Dako G.E., Eyog-Matig O. and Avohou H., editors, 2007. Plant Genetic Resources and Food Security in West and Central Africa. Regional Conference, 26-30 April 2004. Bioversity Internationl, Rome, Italy. pp : 66-77. ISBN 978-92-9043-750-5
  3. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2007). Les populations de primates menacés dans la forêt de Lokoli (Bénin). In: Fournier A., Sinsin B. & Mensah A.G. (2007). Quelles aires protégées pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest? Actes du Séminaire International sur l’aménagement et la gestion des aires protégées d’Afrique de l’Ouest pp 256-261. Ed. IRD, ISBN 978 2 7099 1634 9; ISSN 0767 2896.
  4. Kassa B., Nobimè G., Hanon L., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2007). Caractéristiques de l’habitat du singe à ventre rouge (Cercopithecus e. erythrogaster) dans le Sud-Bénin. Proceedings In: Fournier A, Sinsin B. & Mensah A.G. (2007). Quelles aires protégées pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest? Actes du Séminaire International sur l’aménagement et la gestion des aires protégées d’Afrique de l’Ouest. pp 262-271. Ed. IRD, ISBN 978 2 7099 1634 9; ISSN 0767 2896.
  5. Assogbadjo A.E., De Caluwé E., Sinsin, B., Codjia, J.T.C. & Van Damme, P. (2006). Indigenous knowledge of rural people and importance of baobab tree (Adansonia digitata) in Benin. Procedings of the Fourth International Congress of Ethnobotany (ICEB 2005), pp. 39-47. Yeditepe University, Istanbul 21-26 August 2005, Z. F. Ertug ed., Ege Yayinlari, Istanbul, 2006.

 

  1. Codjia J.T.C, Assogbadjo A.E., Ekué M.M.R & Yorou S. (2003). Diversité des ressources forestières alimentaires du Bénin : Rôle pour les populations locales et possibilité de valorisation pour un développement humain durable. Acte du IIè séminaire international sur l’aménagement intégré des forêts naturelles des zones tropicales sèches en Afrique de l’Ouest. Parakou-Bénin 25-29 Juin 2001. pp. 327-370, septembre 2003. ISSN 1659-651X ; FSA, Cotonou, Bénin.

 

  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2002). Diversité des primates de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli et élaboration de stratégies pour leur conservation durable. Proceeding of the international workshop on Mammalogy, ReRE-VZZ, Benin, 30 October – 18 November, pp : 132-142

 

  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Kassa B., Sinsin B. et G. A. Mensah (2002). Notions sur les méthodes de dénombrement de la faune sauvage mammalienne: quelques expériences du Laboratoire d’Ecologie Appliquée au Bénin. Proceedings of the international workshop on Mammalogy, ReRE-VZZ, Benin, 30 October – 18 November pp. 201-206.

  TECHNICAL REPORTS

 

  1. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E., Dossou-Yovo B., Tenté B., Clédjo P., Ouassa M. (2010). Réalisation de la monographie des sites RAMSAR des complexes Est et Ouest identifiés pour la conservation communautaire de la biodiversité et élaboration de la stratégie du gel du foncier. LEA-FSA-UAC, 27 pages + annexes.

 

  1. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E. & Adi M. (2008). Monographie et ethnobotanique de Jatropha curcas (Euphorbiaceae) au Bénin. Rapport technique, LEA/FSA/UAC, 30p.

 

  1. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E., Van den Akker M. et Van den Akker E. (2002). Inventaire et stratégie de conservation durable des ressources fauniques de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli au sud du Bénin. LEA-UAC / AGRED ONG. Rapport technique, 32p.

 

  1. Sinsin B., Ahokpè E., Assogbadjo A.E., Ekue M., Yorou S., Kassa B., Mama A., Houéssou L., Dainou K., Hunyet O., Teka O. &Toko I. (2002). Dénombrement terrestre de la faune dans la Réserve de Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari-GTZ/CENAGREF/MAEP. Rapport technique. 73p.

 

  1. Sinsin B., Kassa B., Assogbadjo A.E., Ahokpè E., Sogbohossou E., Toko I., Ekué M., Soulémane Y. N., Nobimè G. et M. Adi (2002). Dénombrement pédestre de la faune sauvage mammalienne dans la forêt classée de Toui-Kilibo. PGFTR / MAEP. Rapport technique. 24p.

 

  1. Sinsin B., Tehou A., Assogbadjo A.E., Sogbohossou E., Mama A., Gbangboche A., Yorou S., Ekue M., Teka O., Sinandouwirou T., Toko I. Et Yayi A. (2001). Dénombrement terrestre de la faune dans la Réserve de Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari-GTZ/CENAGREF/MDR. Rapport technique. 40p. + Annexes.

 

  1. Codjia J.T.C, Yorou N. S, Assogbadjo A.E. & M.R.M. Ekué (2001). Etude ethnomycologique des forêts de la sous-préfecture de Bassila. Mise en place d’une filière des champignons comestibles. CECODI-ONG / PRRF-Bassila. Rapport technique. 33p.

 

  1. Sinsin B. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2001). Dénombrement des hippopotames (Hippotamus amphibius) dans la Réserve de Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari – Gtz / MDR. Rapport technique.

 

  1. Sinsin B. et Assogbadjo A.E. (2001). Dénombrement aérien de la faune sauvage mammalienne dans la Réserve de la Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari-Gtz . Rapport technique 13p. + annexes.

TRAINING

 

  1. Training workshop for scientific relevance in African Agricultural Universities. Morogoro (Tanzania), 14-16 September 2017
  2. Training workshop on experiential learning, Bamako (Mali): 20-27 May, 2011.

 

  1. Training on the basic principles on genetic transformation and engineering, University of Ghent, Belgium, 11-15 January 2010.

 

  1. ICRAF training workshop “Agroforestry and Tree Genetics: Making Markers Meaningful”, Nairobi, Kenya, 29 September – 3 October 2008

 

  1. Training on the method of microhistological faecal analysis of assessing botanical diet composition of wild herbivores. Arnhem / Wageningen, The Netherlands. 3-14 january 2005

 

  1. Training on molecular genetic methods and techniques – Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism Fingerprinting (AFLP); microsatellite(SSR)– at the Laboratory of Applied Molecular Genetic, UGent (Belgium) June 2004 – June 2005.

 

  1. Training on ethnobotanical and plant domestication research techniques and methodology – literature review on Adansonia and related species’ ethnobotany and domestication, at the Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture and Ethnobotany, UGent (Belgium), October 2003 – March 2004.

 

  1. Training on conservation and utilization of plant and forest genetic resources in agriculture and forestry. Zschortau / Germany, 18 July – 21 August 2002.

 

  1. Training on post harvest and marketing of agricultural products. Shefayim / Tel-Aviv ; Israel, 27 November – 18 December 2002.

 

  1. Training on different techniques of wildlife census in the protected areas and wildlife reserves. Benin, June 1999.

 

  1. Training on different management methods and techniques of pastoral and water resources. Benin, April 1999.

 

  1. Training on different forest inventory methods and techniques (phytosociological surveys, dendrometric measures of tree) in the forest reserve. Benin, December, 1998.

 

  1. Training on different methods of survey and intervention with local population in rural and urban areas; Benin, March 1995.

 

 MEETINGS / WORKSHOPS / CONFERENCES / SYMPOSIUM (73 participations)

(Participation to 73 international conferences during which I presented the outputs of my research activities as oral communications and/or posters)

 

  1. Participation the third author meeting of IPBES, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 07–11 August 2017
  2. Participation the XXI AETFAT Congress. Nairobi, Kenya, 15th – 19th May 2017
  3. Participation at the « atelier de formation pour l’Afrique francophone visant à créer une capacité en conseil scientifique aux gouvernements» Dakar, Senegal, 5-7 March 2017.
  4. Participation at the summary for policymakers capacity development and writing workshop for regional and thematic assessments, Oslo-Norway, 27 February – 2 March 2017.
  5. Participation in a writing workshop of IPBES, Golden Gate National Park, South Africa, 12–18 February 2017.
  6. Participation to Tought for Food selected projects kickoff meeting. Montpellier/France, 27 January to 05 February 2017
  7. Participation to the IPBES Capacity Building Writeshop. Golden National Park, South Africa, 13-17 February, 2017
  8. Participation au 4ème forum des universités de la Région sur la construction des capacités en Agriculture. Cape Town, South Africa, 17-21 October, 2016
  9. Participation to Fifth Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture Biennial Conference. Hotel Grand VIP, Cape Town, South Africa, 17-21 October, 2016
  10. Participation at the 8th Trondheim Conference on Biodiversity; Trondheim (Norway), 31 May – 3 June 2016.
  11. Participation at the Sub Regional workshop on strengthening the forest laws, good governance and fair trade in East Africa; (ECOWAS Commission, Headquarters, Conference Room 368); Abuja (Federal Republic of Nigeria), 23 to 25 May 2016.
  12. Participation to the TWAS Research Grants Conference – Shaping Careers in Science, Trieste, Italy, 18-22 April 2016
  13. Participation at the WASCAL international advisory board meeting. Bingerville (Côte d’Ivoire), 11-13 January 2016.
  14. Participation at the FAO expert meeting on creating an enabling environment for the sustainable development of community-based forest enterprises in Africa. Douala (Cameroon), 18-20 November 2015.
  15. Participation to the Consultative Ministerial Meeting on Higher Education, Science and Technology, Lilongwe (Malawi), 20th – 22nd October, 2015.
  16. Participation to the World Forestry Congress. Durban (South Africa); 5-12 September 2015
  17. Participation to the Ruforum General Asembly, Whindoek (Namibia), 25-31st August, 2015.
  18. Participation to the Consultative Meeting on Scientific Equipment Policy, Nairobi (Kenya), 20-21 August 2015
  19. Participation to the first author meeting – IPBES assessment on biodiversity and ecosystem services for the african region, Pretoria (South Africa) 3-7 august 2015,
  20. Participation to the Ruforum Dean and Principals meeting, Khartoum (Sudan), 8-10 June 2015
  21. Participation to the TWAS 25th General Meeting; Muscat, (Oman) 25-29 October 2014. Poster presentation
  22. Participation to the IUFRO World Congress, Salt Lake City, USA, 5-11 October 2014. Oral communication.
  23. Participation to Fourth Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture Biennial Conference. Hotel Grand VIP, Maputo, Mozambique19-25 July, 2014

 

  1. Participation to the London Summit of Leaders and the award ceremony Achievements 2014. Institute of Directors/London, (United Kingdom), April, 14-16, 2014
  2. International Foundation for Science Alumnae meeting. Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), 17-19 March, 2014. Oral presentation.
  3. Participation to the Intra-ACP mobility program “Inter-University Cooperation to Train Crop Scientists for Enhancing Agriculture in Africa (CSAA)” annual meeting: Entebbe (Uganda), 20-21, January 2014.

 

  1. Participation to the TWAS 24th General Meeting; Buenos Aires, (Argentina) 1- 4 October 2013. Poster presentation

 

  1. Participation at the 3rd International Conference on Neglected and Underutilized Species: For a Food-Secure Africa, Accra (Ghana) 25-27 September, 2013. Oral communication

 

  1. Participation to the Partners Annual Meeting of the Project Entitled: “Sharing Capacity to Build Capacity for Quality Graduate Training in Agriculture in African Universities (SHARE)”. Nairobi (Kenya), 29-30 July 2013.

 

  1. Participation to the FAO technical workshop “Towards the establishment of a Global Network for in situ conservation and on-farm management of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture “. FAO headquarters, Rome (Italia), 13 November 2012.

 

  1. Participation to the Intra-ACP Coordinators’ meeting 2012, Stellenbosch (South Africa), 17-19, October 2012

 

  1. Participation at the 3rd RUFORUM Biennial Conference, Entebbe (Uganda), 24th – 28th September 2012.

 

  1. Participation to the 1st IUFRO-FORNESSA Regional Congress, World Agroforestry Center, Nairobi (Kenya) 25th -30th June 2012. Oral communication.

 

  1. Participation to the PAEPARD EDULINK write-shop organised by RUFORUM, Entebbe (Uganda), 14th – 19th May 2012.

 

  1. Participation at the 2nd International Symposium on Underutilised Plant Species “Crops for the Future – Beyond Food Security” The Royale Chulan Kuala Lumpur, (Malaysia), 27 June – 1 July 2011. Oral communication.

 

  1. Participation to the workshop on ‘Conservation and sustainable exploitation of PGRFA: a toolkit for national strategy development’ Lyme Regis (United Kingdom), 17–18 March 2011. Oral communication.

 

  1. Participation at the Conference of the Society for Tropical Ecology (Gesellschaft für Tropenökologie e.V. – gtö) “Status and Future of Tropical Biodiversity” Frankfurt (Germany), 21-24 February 2011. Oral communication.

 

  1. Participation to the first international workshop “From dry Kalahary to wet Normandy: «Revival plants from southern Africa in the era of global warming». Rouen (France), 3-4 February 2011. Oral communication.

 

  1. Participation to the 12th Scientific Week of the AUF-BIOVEG Network. Cluj-Napoca (Roumania); 27-29 September 2010

 

  1. Participation at the 5th Agriculture Science Week and FARA General Assembly. Ouagadougou (Burkina-Faso), 19-24 July 2010

 

  1. Participation to the 10th AUF-BIOVEG Regional Scientific Meeting on: “biotechnologies et valorisation du patrimoine végétal sous-exploité en zone sahélienne et soudano-sahélienne”. Dakar (Sénégal), 10-13 Novembre 2009.

 

  1. Participation to the Rothamsted International Alumni Workshop. Cape Town (South Africa), 2-3 October 2009.

 

  1. Participation to the 2nd World Congress of Agroforestry. Nairobi (Kenya), 22-28 August 2009.

 

  1. Participation to the ANAFE/ICRAF board meeting. Accra (Ghana), 02-07 August 2009.

 

  1. Participation to the Symposium of African Botany. Brussels, ULB-Brussels-Belgium, 27 March 2009.

 

  1. Participation to the FAO sub-regional workshop on the preparation of a report on the state of the world’s forest genetic resources. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 20-21 February

 

  1. Participation to the Regional workshop on local food tree species fr nutrition, poverty and biodiversity conservation in Sub-Saharan Africa. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 23-26 February 2009.

 

  1. Participation at DADOBAT Project (EU/ FP 6–2004-Inco Dev – 3) second annual meeting: Sally & Thiès, Senegal, 03-07 November 2008.

 

  1. Participation to CTA annual seminar 2008 “the implications of global climate change for sustainable agricultural production systems in ACP countries: getting information and communication strategies right”, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 26 – 31 October 2008.

 

  1. Participation to the IUCN World Congress, Barcelona, Spain, 5-14 October 2008.

 

  1. Participation to the SUN Regional Workshop “harmonisation des méthodes de relevé de la flore et de la végétationNiamey, Niger, 4-10 August 2008.

 

  1. Participation to the 11th International Congress of Ethnobiology, Cusco, Peru, 25-30 June 2008.

 

  1. Participation at the Plant Research FBW MEETING 2008, University of Gent, Belgium, 30 May 2008.

 

  1. Participation to the International Symposium “Underutilized Plant Species for food, nutrition, income and sustainable development” Arusha, Tanzania, 3-7 March 2008.

 

  1. Participation to the 5th international conference on new crops and uses; Southampton, United Kingdom; 3 – 4 September 2007.

 

  1. Participation to the 10th international African Symposium on Small Mammal (ASMS); International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Cotonou, Benin : 20 – 25 August 2007.
  2. Participation to DADOBAT Project (EU/ FP 6–2004-Inco Dev– 3) kick-off-meeting: 18-24; Sally & Thiès, Senegal.

 

  1. Participation to the second meeting of the SAFORGEN Working Group on Forest Trees Species. Cotonou, Benin, 11-13 December 2007

 

  1. Participation to DADOBAT Project (EU/ FP 6–2004-Inco Dev – 3) first annual meeting: 16-26, November 2007; Bamako, Mali.

 

  1. Participation at the 5th European Conference on Ecological Restoration; Greifswald, Germany; 21 – 25 August 2006
  2. Participation to the Africa Symposium ‘Does the export of agricultural products bring more development to Africa?’ organized by Oxfam Wereldwinkels. Brussels, Belgium. 29th april 2006.

 

  1. Participation to the Global Partnership for Plant Conservation (GPPC) hosted by National Botanic Gardens, Dublin, Ireland, 22 – 25 October 2005.

 

  1. Participation to the International Congress of Ethnobotany (ICEB 2005). Yaditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey. 20 – 26 august 2005

 

  1. Participation to the African Regional Expert Course in Plant Conservation Strategies; Makerere University in Kampala / 8 – 23 of November 2004.

 

  1. Participation to the CORAF Conference for West and Central Africa on Plant Genetic Resources and Food Security. IITA, Ibadan, Nigeria, 26-30 April 2004.

 

  1. Participation to the ‘African Global Mammal Assessment’ (GMA) and International Union for Nature Conservation (IUCN) Workshop hosted by Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and taking place in London, United Kingdom :  25 – 31 january 2004.

 

  1. Participation to the Ministerial conference on African Forest Law Enforcement and Governance (AFLEG) taking place at Yaoundé (Cameroon), 13-16 october 2003.

 

  1. Participation to the 9th international African symposium on small mammal hosted by  Pest Management Center / Sokoine University of Agriculture in MOROGORO, Tanzania: 14 – 18 July 2003.

 

  1. Participation to the regional meeting on management of west African’s protected areas hosted by the Laboratory of Applied Ecology at the Faculty of agronomical Sciences of University of Abomey-Calavi (Benin) taking place in Parakou, Benin from 14 – 19 avril 2003.

 

  1. Participation to the civil society meeting’s on African Forest Law Enforcement and Governance (AFLEG) hosted by UICN/BRAO and taking place in Ouagadougou, Burkina-Faso from 6 to 7 March 2003.

 

  1. Participation to the international workshop on mammalogy organized conjointly by « Réseau Rongeur et Environnement » (Beninese NGO) and The Netherlands Group for Mammal conservation (The Netherlands’ NGO). Abomey-Calavi – Benin: 30 october – 19 november 2002.

 

  1. Participation to the international conference on integrated management of natural dry forests in the African’s tropical zones. Parakou, Benin: 25-29 June 2001.

 

  1. Participation t the meeting on the strategies for sustainable management of protected areas, Possotomè, Benin, 15-17 may 2001.
  2. Participation to the workshop on Benin’s national program of biodiversity management and conservation, Cotonou, Benin, January 2001.
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

 

French: Very good (speaking, reading, understanding and writing)
English: Good (speaking, reading, understanding and writing)
Netherlands: Passive knowledge (Basic)