Pan African Institute for Development - West Africa and Sahel
278 -Avenue Bendogo
01 BP 1756 Ouagadougou 01
Phone: (+226) 253 648 07
(+226) 253 647 62
About the university: Created in 1977, the Pan African Institute for Development - West Africa and Sahel (IPD-AOS) aims to prepare experts and provide research and advice in the area of regional and rural development. Its ultimate objective is to foster the sustainable development of West Africa and Sahel countries.
Areas of expertise: IPD-AOS's research areas are food security in West Africa, regional planning and development in Africa, and the process of integration of women into economic and social development of their countries.
The other strategic areas of the Institute's work are:
Courses offered: The Institute offers a range of programmes in the area of development management. These include undergraduate and graduate degrees in regional planning; gender, population and development; and project management. It also offers an undergraduate programme in agriculture and technological innovation.