Profession and Appointment

Professor of University - First Chair Holder of UNESCO Integrated coastal and Marine Cluster in University CAD - Dakar.

Senior Officer in UNEP, as Head of Ecosystems Section - Scientific Assessment Branch - DEWA - UNEP - Nairobi - Kenya.

Honours and Degrees

1. Blaise Diagne High School (Dakar, Senegal )- Bachelor -1971

2. University of Dakar (Senegal) - Licence and Master - 1974 & 1975

3. University Louis Pasteur (Strasbourg, France)

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Biographical information (including statement of qualifications and principal grounds on which the proposal is made):

E. Salif Diop is a member of various expert and working-groups, including numerous Scientific and Research Institutions. As such he spent his first Sabbatical Year as Senior Fulbright Fellow in USA at Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences in 1986/1987.

He has more than 60 referred publications with 6 Books as main author and co-author.

Over 140 publications can be added to his own list as technical documents, research work, monographs, thesis, abstracts and book reviews.