Call for Joint Research Projects Senegal and Burkina Faso

Agriculture and Health

Burkina Faso's National Fund for Research and Innovation for Development (FONRID) and the Directorate General of Research and Innovation (DGRI) of the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) of Senegal supported by Theme 3 of the Initiative of the Council of Granting Bodies of Science (SGCI) are pleased to announce the launch of a call for joint projects in the fields of Agriculture and Health. 

The present call for joint research projects is the concretisation of the partnership agreement between the DGRI represented by the Research and Technological Development Financing Directorate (DFRSDT) and FONRID, which will allow selected joint research teams to receive funding for a period of one year.

The full call for proposals can be found at:
FONRID, Burkina Faso - 

For more information contact:
In Senegal:
Mr. Tafsir Babacar Ndoye; Coordinator of the Impulse Fund for Scientific and Technical Research (FIRST) at (+221) 77 523 55 13
Mr. Alioune Badara SY; Administrative Officer at (221) 77224 97 30; email address;

In Burkina Faso
Mr. Inoussa Zongo, Director of Projects and Programs of FONRID, Tel: 70 24 26 13;
Mr Robert Gansonre, Head of Projects and Programs Studies Department at FONRID, Tel: 78 24 17 27; email address:

Closing date: 3 August 2018 at 17:00 GMT