West Africa

We have comprehensive experience in West Africa. Examples of our recent work includes:

  • Providing ongoing monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) support to the UK Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) programmes across West Africa.
  • Design of UNDP approach to stabilisation in the Lake Chad Basin and reviewed stabilisation initiatives in the Sahel.
  • Reviewed approaches to the integration of armed groups in Burkina Faso and Mali for the German Government.
  • Establishment of a stabilisation platform providing technical assistance to governments and international organisations in the Lake Chad Basin.
  • Conducted research across West Africa for the UK Government: public perception survey in Mali to inform the UN peacekeeping mission; research into armed groups in North West Nigeria; analysis of violent extremist organisations in Cote D’Ivoire and Mali; research into women’s role in mediation in Northern Nigeria; assessment of cross-border drivers of instability in Mali and Niger.
  • Conducted stability analysis for the UK Government in Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
  • Led reviews of security, justice and anti-corruption programmes for the UK Government in Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
  • Conducted an assessment of opportunities and barriers to tax reform in Sierra Leone for UK Government.

Country experience in :

  • Burkina Faso
  • Cameroon
  • Cote D’Ivoire
  • Ghana
  • Guinea Bissau
  • Liberia
  • Mali
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Sierra Leone

For further information on our West Africa experience, please contact: mark@firstcallpartners.org

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