ACE Partner training courses: for a science of excellence at the service of sustainable development

The fruit of institutional collaboration between the World Bank, the Association of African Universities (AAU), Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) and INRIA, the ACE Partner project promotes the influence and sustainability of thematic research networks made up of African Centers of Excellence mobilized around national and regional development issues in West Africa.

ACE Partner supports 4 thematic networks bringing together 23 African Centers of Excellence in 8 countries: Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire, Benin, Ghana, Niger, Nigeria, Guinea and Burkina Faso.

ACE Partner
= A pan-African science of excellence at the service of sustainable development.
= A pooled higher education offering tailored to local expertise needs.
= A community of knowledge linked to the socio-economic sector.

Drawing on the diversity and richness of its research networks, the ACE Partner program has developed a series of training modules for researchers and research players.
Open to all, these training courses can be delivered on request and can be tailored to each structure.


Mamadou DIALLO:
Research Professor, Regional Coordinator and ACE Partner Training Officer