French Scientific Committee on Desertification

Comité Scientifique Français de la Désertification
13 May 2022
On the Great Green Wall in the Sahel What Strategic knowledges alliances for actions and innovations for the Great Green Wall success by 2030
5 May 2022
The 15th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification takes place from 9 to 20 May 2022 in Abidjan.
6 September 2021
The CSFD is at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Marseille The IUCN World Conservation Congress takes place from September 3 to 11, 2021
29 June 2020
Jean-Luc Chotte, Senior Scientist at IRD, has been appointed Chairman of the French Scientific Committee on Desertification by the French Ministry of Higher Education,
3 June 2020
Women’s resource access rights more precarious, under-rated and -valued work, under-representation in decision-making and leadership structures… Yet women are active in defending their rights
23 October 2019
The African Great Green Wall initiative has reopened discussions on this concept, its significance with respect to combating desertification, as well as its effectiveness
5 September 2019
Jean-Luc Chotte, a CSFD member, will be part of the French delegation, in order to give scientific advice to the negotiators. He will also
3 July 2019
The 4th international civil society Summit (Desertif’actions, D’a19) was held for the first time in Africa (Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso) from 19 to 22 June
28 March 2019
This Dossier begins with a presentation of a few physics concepts that are essential for understanding remote sensing, and a description of the main
19 April 2018
Based on the authors’ and contributors’ experience, West Africa is focused on to illustrate the ecological intensification to agricultural production in the broad sense.