CAKPO T. Yvonne

Laboratory of Applied Ecology

Faculty of Agronomic Sciences

University of Abomey-Calavi

03 BP 3908 Cotonou, Benin

Phone: (229)97471086

E-mail: catyan5@yahoo.fr or ycakpo@gmail.com

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Research Assistant, Laboratory of Applied Ecology, 2002-2010
Teaching Assistant, University of Abomey Calavi, Benin, 2010.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

Beninese Association of Pastoralism

CURRENT RESEARCH

Management of the coleopteran reference collection at the Laboratory of Applied Ecology Research on agrosystem innovation in Benin

PAST RESEARCH

Agronomic and social economic evaluation of agroforestry systems in southern Benin: The case of the UNIHO project in Hêvié and Hayakpa.

Dead wood and saproxylic beetle assemblages in a semi-deciduous forest in Southern Benin.

HONOR AND AWARDS

Scholarship for Training on forestry ecology in a Kibale National Park. TBA, July- August, 2010, Uganda.

Scholarship for Training on xylophagous beetles in Royal Institut of Naturals Resources in Belgium, GTI. November, 2010.

Travel Grant. Attend Symposium: Entomology in Belgium. 2010 Royal Belgian Entomological Society.

PUBLICATIONS

  • LACHAT T., NAGEL P., ATTIGNON S., CAKPO Y., GOERGEN G., SINSIN B. & PEVELING R. (2006) Dead wood and saproxylic beetle assemblages in a semi-deciduous forest in Southern Benin. Forest Ecology and Management, 225: 27-38.