Workshop 2023

Workshop for Developing an Action Plan for Conservation of Common Hippopotamus in Western Africa Abidjan

November 27-30, 2023

The workshop will be co-hosted by Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire (CSRS) and UFR Biosciences of the Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny, Côte d'Ivoire

The workshop represents the official action of the Hippo Specialist Group of the International Union for Conservation of Nature, Species Survival Commission (HSG, IUCN SSC)

If you would like to support the workshop, contact Prof. Karim Ouattara (, please.


Le Centre d'excellence WASCAL / CEA-CCBAD in Bingerville, Côte d'Ivoire