UNESCO-EOLSS Chair of education and research on environment (632), established in 2001 at the ISFRA - Institut supérieur de Formation à la recherche appliquée, University of Bamako (Mali).




  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of environment, in particular the environment of the tropical areas of the interior delta of Niger.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level internationally recognized researchers and the teaching staff of the University, and other higher. education institutions working in these fields in Mali and in the sub-region
  • To promote exchanges between the countries of the Niger Basin.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences; UNESCO Office in Bamako.


Progress report 2007-2010 (short version)

Progress Report 2006-2007 (short version)


Prof Mssaoud Lahbib, Université du Mali
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address -
Work Phone - (223) 222 88 91/ 222 88 92
Cellular Phone - (223) 673 82 08
Street - BPE 2528
City - Bamako
Country - Mali