. 1. International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Nairobi
2. Kenya Sugar Research Foundation
3. Kijabe Environment Volunteers-Kenya
4. Practical Action Kenya
5. Foodlink Resources-Kenya
6. Kenyatta University
7. Institute of Biodiversity Conservation-Ethiopia
8. Tanzania Meteorological Agency
9. Heifer International Uganda
10. Institut Geographyque du Burundi (IGEBU)
11. Peace Corps Morocco
12. Organisation Concert des Ecologistes et Amis de la Nature (OCEAN)-DRC

13. Tayna Center for Conservation Biology Kasugho Universit for Nature Conservation and Developpement (TCCB-KUNCD)-DRC
14. Nigeria Institute for Social and Economic Research
15. University of Lagos
16. Federal University of Technology, Akure-Nigeria
17. Lead City University-Nigeria
18. Obafemi Awolowo University-Nigeria

19. Benue State University, Nigeria
20. University of Nigeria, Nsukka
21. University of Ghana
22. Faculty of Agronomical Sciences, Laboratory of Hydraulics and Water Management (LHME)-Benin
23. Institute for Agricultural Research for Development (IARD)-Cameroon
24. Red Cross / Red Crescent Climate Center-Senegal
25. Ministry of Environment and Protection of Nature, Western Provincial Delegation, National Action Plan for the Fight against Desertification, Cameroon
26. University of Douala-Cameroon
27. University of Ngaoundere, Cameroon
28. University of Yaounde-Cameroon
29. University of Dschang-Cameroon

30. University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin
31. Institute for Environmental and Agricultural Research (INERA)-Burkina Faso

32. University Polytechnic of Bobo Dioulasso, Institute of Rural Development-Burkina Faso

33. LEAD Tchad
34. University of Bangui-Central African Republic
35. University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)
36. City of Johannesburg
37. University of Pretoria
38. Midlands State University, Zimbabwe
39. University of Zimbabwe-Department of Biological Sciences
40. University of Zimbabwe, Center for Applied Social Sciences

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