Dongas assessment: Processes, Management and valorized Opportunities in Karimama District (Northern Benin)

PhD Dissertation: AVAKOUDJO Julien (2016). Dongas assessment: Processes, Management and valorized Opportunities in Karimama District (Northern Benin). Faculty of Agronomic Sciences. Department of Natural Resources Management, UAC, Benin. Promotor : Professeur Brice Augustin SINSIN.   ABSTRACT: The northern Benin is marked by serious economic and environmental problems due to the « Dongas » and soil erosion, especially in […]

Ethnobotany and Ecology of Mimusops andongensis Hiern and Mimusops kummel Bruce Ex A. DC: implications for the species management and conservation in Benin (West Africa)

PhD Dissertation: SINASSON Gisèle (2017). Ethnobotany and Ecology of Mimusops andongensis Hiern and Mimusops kummel Bruce Ex A. DC: implications for the species management and conservation in Benin (West Africa). Ecole Doctorale des Sciences Agronomiques, Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Benin. 214 pages.  Supervisors: Prof. Brice Sinsin and Prof. Charlie Shackleton (Rhodes University, South Africa). Abstract: Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) are very important resources as […]

Conservation biology of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae) in Benin

PhD Dissertation: FANDOHAN Adandé Belarmain (2011). Conservation biology of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae) in Benin, West Africa. University of Abomey-Calavi. Benin. ? pages. Promotor: Prof. Brice SINSIN.   Abstract: My thesis in a contribution to domestication of tamarind (Tamarindus indica L.) using an interdisciplinary approach. My results has highlighted that tamarin dis an agroforestry fruit tree with a high socioeconomic […]

Analysis of the impact of teak distribution (Tectona grandis L.f.) on landscape structure in the Atlantic Department (Southern Benin)

PhD Dissertation: TOYI Sêwanoudé Scholastique Mireille (2012). Analysis of the impact of teak distribution (Tectona grandis L.f.) on landscape structure in the Atlantic Department (Southern Benin). University of  Abomey-Calavi, Benin. 216 pages.   Thesis supervisors: Prof. Dr. Ir. Brice SINSIN (University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin) &  Prof. Dr. Ir. Jan BOGAERT (University of Liege – Gembloux Agro Bio Tech, […]

Phytosociology, ecology, production and carrying capacity of rangelands surrounding Monts Kouffé (Benin)

PhD Dissertation:  Marcel R. B. HOUINATO (2001). Phytosociology, ecology, production and carrying capacity of rangelands surrounding Monts Kouffé (Benin). Free University of Brussels, Belgium. 264 pages. Promotor: Prof. Jean LEJOLY. Abstract: Between 1996 and 1998, floristical surveys were carried out. Some 159 phytosociological relevés were done, according to Braun-Blanquet approach. They resulted in 954 herbarium specimens corresponding to […]

Livre – Autres Livres

Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa, volume 1 : Bénin Brice Sinsin & Dorothea Kampmann (eds), 2010 Cotonou & Frankfurt/MainISBN 978-3-9813933-0-9, hardcover ISBN 978-3-9813933-3-0, paperback Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa, volume 1 : Bénin Brice Sinsin & Dorothea Kampmann (eds), […]

Book – A continent in tears: The origin of Africa’s collapse and how to reverse it

Holou R.A.Y., 2015. A continent in tears: The origin of Africa’s collapse and how to reverse it. Scholars’ Press. Germany. 132p. ISBN-13: 978-3-639-76428-4; ISBN-10: 3639764285. Abstract: Launching Africa into prosperity: a compelling solution-directed study of African culture, assets, underdevelopment, poverty and potential by a native born African scientist. A deep analysis of the real causes of African […]

Book – Failure of the African Intellectuals

 Holou R.A.Y., 2008. La faillite des cadres et intellectuels africains. Editions l’Harmattan. Collection Points de vue. Paris, France. 332p. ISBN 978-2-296-06145-3.  Abstract: Since the era of slavery and colonialism, African intellectuals have been thinking about ways to develop themselves and their continent, but they have not found a definitive solution to their misery yet. It is imperative […]

Book – Biography of Prof Brice Sinsin

Holou R.A.Y., 2015. Biographie de Brice Augustin Sinsin : Vie, succès, et secrets d’un intellectuel et développeur Africain. Éditions l’Harmattan. ISBN 978-2-343-06478-9. Paris, France. 300 pages. Abstract: The 18 chapters of that book revealed the true facets and secrets of his masterful journey. Indeed, Brice Sinsin is a Beninese, a beloved father, a tireless leader, a rigorous developer, a generous […]

Book – The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders.

Holou R.A.Y. 2016. The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders. ISBN: 978-1-52460-559-9. USA. 336p. Abstract: In this comprehensive reference and background book, Dr. Roland Holou  (www.RolandHolou.com)  highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across the globe. This inspirational collection of biographies motivates, challenges, and encourages current and future generations of people […]