Welcome to Prof. Salif Diop website

Salif Diop, a former Senior Staff Member in UNEP, Scientific Assessment Branch - Division of Early Warning and Assessment (DEWA), is a Professor of University.

Prof. S. Diop is a water expert with broad experience in various aspects of scientific assessment of freshwater, coastal and marine resources and coastal oceanography as well as in areas related to the management and sustainable development of the environment.

Salif Diop holds a 3rd Cycle Doctorate at the University Louis Pasteur / Strasbourg / France he defended in 1978 and a Doctorat D'Etat that he defended in the Same University in 1986.

He spent a sabbatical year - between 1986 and 1987 - in his capacity as Senior Fulbright Scholar at RSMAS (Rosenstiel School for Marine and Atmospheric Sciences) University of Miami / USA - Division of Biological Sciences and Living Resources.  

S. Diop is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and Techniques of Senegal (ANSTS), the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Sciences in the Developing Countries (TWAS).

Cooperation and Coordination, Especially as it Relates to MGRs

28 June 2007

 Main Speakers included:-

Co-Chair Lori introducing afternoon presentations.

Co-Chair Lori Ridgeway introduced the afternoon's presentations.

Anne Rogers, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

Anne Rogers, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, discussed the history and progress of UN-Oceans, presenting a matrix summarizing UN-Oceans' activities from 2006-2007.

Salif Diop's Turn

Salif Diop, UNEP, reported on progress of the "Assessment of Assessments" of the regular process for global reporting and assessment of the state of the marine environment, including socio-economic aspects.