West Africa Long-Term Perspective Study
The purpose of the West Africa Long-Term Perspective Study (WALTPS) is to gain a better understanding of the main trends that have dictated change in the region over the past half a century or so, and to reflect upon the direction of change over the next three decades. The aim is to arrive at a set of hypotheses regarding the direction of future change, in order to develop a sketch of the region around the year 2020.
The book is divided into three chapters, illustrated with various maps and diagrams:
The first edition was prepared and edited by Jean-Marie Cour et Serge Snrech in 1998.
> download the first WALTPS edition (6,8 Mb)