Project mission

Since 2012 the Sahel has become a conflict zone. This website communicates about the role of popular networks, especially of people who originally are nomadic pastoralists, in warfare and conflict. These networks are both in the physical and digital space. We discover this world through ethnographic and computational methods. (read more)

Nomade Sahel

Nomadesahel stands for various aspects of this research project. It refers to the main groups with whom we work in this project: the Fulani. It refers to the methodology that we adopt: Networks in context; and it refers to ourselves as researchers, travelers. (read more)



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