Shoreline protection project

Collapsed buildings on the Togo coast, with a brick wall undercut by beach erosion.

Source: WACA

The challenge of erosion and associated coastal flooding have triggered long term investments in west Africa.

As governments and port developers invest in construction of new ports and expanding existing ones, the problem of erosion persists along the west Africa coastline that spans across 17 countries from Mauritania to Gabon.

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