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Photo credit: 
Kangbéni Dimobe

Public contact information

+226 70170032
Institute of Environmental Sciences and Rural Development (ISEDR) – University of Dédougou – P.O. Box 176, Dedougou – Burkina Faso
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Current position: 
Assistant Professor
Current nationality: 
Burkina Faso
Current residence: 
Burkina Faso
Institute of Environmental Sciences and Rural Development – University of Dédougou
Dimobe is an Assistant Professor at the Insitute of Environmental Science and Rural Development, University of Dédougou, in Dédougou, Burkina Faso. Since January 2019, he has been working as a lecturer and researcher at the University of Dédougou. In 2020, he received the African-German Network of Excellence in Science grant for junior researchers. Dimobe earned a Master of Science in botany (2007), and in applied plant biology (2010), both from the University of Lomé, Togo, and a PhD in botany and plant ecology (2017) from the University Ouaga I Professor Joseph KI-ZERBO, in Burkina Faso, and Rostock, in Germany. From 2017–2020 Dimobe worked with the West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use as a research scientist and member of the Earth Observation Applications Unit. His research interests include climate change, natural resources management, biogeography, conservation, and biomass modelling. He is involved in capacity building, especially in the use of open access earth observation data and software for addressing environmental change problems. In 2015, he spent six months at the University of Rostock, Germany, as a visiting scholar.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
1 - No poverty
2 - Zero hunger
13 - Climate action
15 - Life on land
Young Affiliate
Biomass modelling, Climate change, Conservation biology, Ethnobotany, Forest estimation, Functional ecology, GIS & Remote Sensing, Predictive biogeography
Affiliated from
Scientific field:
01-Agricultural Sciences
TWAS Regional Office: 
TWAS Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Partner (TWAS-SAREP)
Last updated on 19/11/2021