UNESCO Chair in Sciences, Technologies and Environment (26), established in 1996 at the National University of Benin (Benin).


Environment; Hydrology.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities for an interdisciplinary training in environment Preservation
  • To offer a curriculum (at a postgraduate level) in environment management and water quality.

Host Institution

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  • University of Lomé, Togo.
  • University of Bourgogne, Dijon, France.
  • University of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • University Cheik Anta Diop of Dakar, Senegal.
  • University of Limoges, France.
  • Centre of Environnemental Expertise for the development (ECDO) of the universities of Amsterdam, Nijmegen, Delft and Leiden, Netherlands.

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences.



Prof. Mansour Moudachirou, Université d’Abomey-Calavi, Faculté des sciences et techniques
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - moudmans(at)
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Street - 01 BP 18
City - Cotono
Country - Bénin