BAOBAB/AMMA is an international programme that studies the West African monsoon, its variability and its links with socio-economic aspects. Its objectives are to improve our understanding of the monsoon and its impact on the physical, chemical and biological environment on a regional and global scale, to provide the basic scientific knowledge to establish the links […]


Carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane (CH4) are the two main greenhouse gases (GHG) emitted by human activities. To better understand their concentration and vertical distribution in several key regions and to prepare future space missions dedicated to GHG, the MAGIC initiative has been put in place. MAGIC stands for: Monitoring of Atmospheric composition and Greenhouse […]


The Project The Mediterranean basin is one of the most sensitive region to global changes. It’s also one of the richest regions in terms of culture, natural resources, geopolitics and biodiversity. These issues justify a large mobilization of researchers, stakeholders, industries,… to address the question of the livability of the Mediterranean region by the end […]