Weather and Climate
Weather and climate patterns have a large impact on daily life and the livelihoods of communities in West Africa. Rainfall is telling indicator if it will be a wet or dry year, with a high or low production of natural resources. This Section provides background and up-to-date information, in particular about rainfall in West Africa.
Ecosystems and Biodiversity
Information on protected areas, ecosystems and natural habitats, threatened species, waterbirds and ecological hotspots.