On Wednesday 20 September in Dakar, a team of three PhD students from ENSEA won first prize in a competition organised by the African Statistical Schools Network (RESA) and the WAEMU Commission, entitled <.

Each group of three (03) students enrolled in the three RESA schools was required to submit a study report on a subject related to the general theme.
A pre-selection stage was used to select one group per school. The three shortlisted groups from the three schools presented their work on Wednesday 20 September 2023 in Dakar to a panel of teachers. After deliberation, the three groups received their prizes according to their ranking.

Prize for the best project

  • 3 laptops
  • 1.5 million CFA

Partners: World Bank

Winners (ENSEA group)

  • Anselme Houessigbédé (represented the ENSEA group at the paper presentation in Dakar)
  • Obayomi Obalé
  • Angélique Salanon

Title of the paper submitted by ENSEA group:”Poverty and early marriage among household female heads of  in  WAEMU: a comparative analysis using the apparently unrelated bivariate probit model”.


The competition aimed to:

  • produce high-quality thematic studies on poverty and its consequences ;
  • contribute to the use of data from poverty monitoring surveys;
  • promote excellence in scientific research within RESA schools.

Share This Post!

Recent Posts