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Institut de mathématiques et de sciences BP 613 Porto-Novo, Bénin

Jean-Pierre Onvêhoun
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Emeritus Professor
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Université d'Abomey-Calavi, Institut de Mathématiques et de Sciences Physiques
Jean-Pierre EZIN is Emeritus Professor of mathematics of Université d'Abomey-Calavi. He held doctorat d'Etat in Geometric Analysis at Université Lille I, France. He has been Professor at Université Nationale, Bénin since 1982 ; senior lecturer at Université Lille I (1973-1982). He has been researcher at Abdus Salam ICTP,Trieste, Italy (1986-1988).He also was Commissioner of Economic Community of West African States for Education,Science and Culture from 2014-2016 and Commissioner of African Union for Human Resource,Science and Technology from 2008-2013. He is Founding Director of Institut de Mathématiques et de Sciences Physiques, Bénin from1988-2008. In between he was Recteur Université Nationale, Bénin (1990-1992).As other implications, he was member of Board of Council Office of International Science and Engineering (OISE) of NSF, USA, and of Board of Council International Science Programme (ISP), Sweden from 2010-2013 and from 2011-2015 Chairperson of Agence Inter-établissement de Recherche pour le Développement (AIRD),France. He is initiator and founding member of Bénin Academy of Science. In 2014 he was honored by TWAS special Award " for building science capacity in Africa".
Sustainable Development Goals: 
4 - Quality education
5 - Gender equality
8 - Decent work and economic growth
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
10 - Reduced inequality
17 - Partnerships for the goals
08-Mathematical Sciences
Last updated on 23/03/2018