Dr. Isimemen Osemwegie

Research themes
  • Science Policy
  • Water resources (management)
  • Environmental and climate change
  • Ecosystem services
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
  • Biodiversity
Research countries
  • Burkina Faso
  • Ghana
  • Nigeria
  • Benin
  • Senegal
  • Gambia
  • Ivory Coast
  • Mali
  • Niger
  • Togo
  • Liberia
  • Sierra Leone
Research projects

West African Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (WABES)

West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL)

Assessment of presence of mangrove vegetation on surface water quality: case of the Ebrie lagoon (West Africa) 



Krug C.B., E. Sterling, T. Cadman, J. Geschke, P.F. Drummond de Castro, R, Schliep, I. Osemwegie, F.E. Muller-Karger and T. Maraseni.  2020.  Stakeholder participation in IPBES: connecting local environmental work with global decision making, Ecosystems and People.  16 (1)   : 197 - 211   . (Open Access)   Further Information


Osemwegie, I., Stumpp, C., Biemi, J., & Reichert, B..  2019.  Multi-tracer assessment of seasonal water source changes in coastal water systems along the southeastern coast of Ivory Coast (West Africa).  Hydrological Sciences Journal, .


Osemwegie I., Boko-Koiadia A.N..  2018.  Climate Variability and Water Availability in Riparian Rural Communities of the Ebrié Lagoon in Côte d’Ivoire.  In: Leal Filho W. (eds.): Handbook of Climate Change Resilience. Springer.  


Osemwegie, I. Niamien-Ebrottie, J., Kone, J.F., Ouattara, A., Biemi, J., & Reichert, B..  2017.  Characterization of Phytoplankton Assemblages in a Tropical Coastal Environment using Kohonen Self-Organizing Map..  African Journal of Ecology, 55(4)   : 487-499   .


Osemwegie, I., N’da Hyppolite, D., Stumpp, C., Reichert, B., & Biemi, J..  2016.  Mangrove Forest Characterization in Southeast Côte d’Ivoire.  Open Journal of Ecology, 6(3)   : 138-150   . (Open Access)  


Osemwegie, I., Oga, Y.M.S., Ahoussi, K.E., Koffi, Y.B., Kouassi, A.M., & Biémi, J.  2013.  Influence of Anthropogenic Activities of Groundwater from Hand Dug Wells within the Precarious Settlements of Southern Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire: Case of the Slums of Anoumabo (Marcory) and Adjouffou (Port-Bouët).  Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 5(4)   : 427-439   . (Open Access)  

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Isimemen Osemwegie

Senior Researcher


Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management