The overall objective of the 2017-2019 RLS West Africa programs is to contribute to change for more democracy, social justice and inclusive development in the region. RLS West Africa contributes to this goal by supporting political education, participation and dialogue and by research on social, political and cultural change in historical perspectives.
The programme of RLS West Africa concentrates on “Youth and Democrcy”, “Social Justice”, “Natural Resources, Climate Change and Sustainable Development”.