Prof. Alioune Kane


PhD 1
Doctorat de 3° cycle
University Nancy II ; France
PhD 2
Doctorat d’Etat
University Cheikh Anta Diop ; Senegal
Full Professor
CAMES (20-24 juillet 2003)

Short Biography

Research Interest(s):

  • Physical geography
  • Continental hydrology
  • Hydrology of estuaries and deltas
  • Qualité et transports de flux particulaires et dissous
  • Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM)
  • Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM)

Brief background and description of current position

Alioune KANE, currently is a Professor of Continental Hydrology (CAMES, 2003), his teachings are in watershed hydrology and ecohydrology, water crisis, governance and geopolitics, adaptation strategies and resilience of populations and ecosystems face to climate change. He continues to provide supervision of thesis and master's degree. He coordinates the West African network of NEPAD Centres of Excellence on Water Science and Technology (WANWATCE).


Phone: + 221 77 648 67 18
Skype: alkane3

Geography department
Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences
University Cheikh Anta Diop
PO Box 5005
Dakar-Fann, Senegal

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