Region: West – Africa

How does gender shape the reintegration process of migrants and how do patterns of return mobilities and reintegration impact upon gender in the Gambia, Guinea and Senegal?
What are the impacts of LSLA on the local food system and how do they affect the decision-making processes of both men and women regarding household food security ?
How can raising awareness, better prevention and treatment help individuals suffering from Noma, the “neglected disease”?
How widespread is the increased susceptibility of insecticide-resistant Anopheles mosquitoes to Plasmodium infection and what are the risks associated with this phenomenon in relationship to the use of bed nets and insecticides? What policies should be adopted to reduce the risk of a major crisis in malaria control?
What are the barriers and opportunities for compost-based urban farming and gardening in Dschang, Cameroon and Lausanne, Switzerland?
What are the complex relationships between Schistosomiasis, agricultural production, and migration in an African context?
How can we improve international arrangements for pathogen- and benefit-sharing to ensure health security for all?
What are the political orders put in place by rebel movements and how do they influence the post-war state formation?