Publications 2017 à aujourd'hui


Lembrechts JJ, van den Hoogen J, Aalto J, et al. 2022. Global maps of soil temperature. Global Change Biology n/a.

Siegwart L, Bertrand I, Roupsard O, Duthoit M, Jourdan C. 2022. Root litter decomposition in a sub-Sahelian agroforestry parkland dominated by Faidherbia albida. Journal of Arid Environments 198, 104696.


Masquelier, B., Kanyangarara, M., Pison, G., Kanté, A. M., Ndiaye, C. T., Douillot, L., Duthé, G., Sokhna, C., Delaunay, V., Helleringer, S. (2021). Errors in reported ages and dates in surveys of adult mortality: A record linkage study in Niakhar (Senegal). Population Studies, 279-287. (Niakhar)

Bousmah et al. (2021). Reassessing the demand for community-based health insurance in rural Senegal: geographic distance and awareness. Social sciences and medecine – Population health, 16.

Nguemdjo, U., & Ventelou, B. (2021). Comment les migrations affectent-elles la mortalité infanto-juvénile en zone rurale? L’exemple de Niakhar, Sénégal. Population, 76(2), 359-387.

Gbodjo, J.E., Ienco, D., Leroux, L., 2021. Benchmarking statistical modelling approaches with multi-source remote sensing data for millet yield monitoring: A case study of the Groundnut basin in central Senegal. Int. J. Remote Sens. 42, 9277–9300. doi:10.1080/01431161.2021.1993465

Rahimi, J., Ago, E.E., Ayantunde, A., Berger, S., Bogaert, J., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Cappelaere, B., Cohard, J.M., Demarty, J., Diouf, A.A., Falk, U., Haas, E., Hiernaux, P., Kraus, D., Roupsard, O., Scheer, C., Srivastava, A.K., Tagesson, T., Grote, R., 2021. Modeling gas exchange and biomass production in West African Sahelian and Sudanian ecological zones. Geosci. Model Dev. 14, 3789-3812.

Ndonky, A., Ndour, M. M. M., Ndiaye, I., Lalou, R., & Tine, C. (2021). Mapping Rural Mobility in the Niakhar Area (Fatick Region, Senegal). Journal of Geographic Information System, 13(01), 65–82.

Coste, M. (2021). Beyond social determinants of health: an application of the Health Capability Model to rural Senegal. Documents de travail amse (16), Marseille.


Boujija, Y., Douillot, L., Delaunay, V., Bignami, S., & Sandberg, J. (2020). Préférences de fécondité et perception de la planification familiale des migrants temporaires à Dakar. African Population Studies, 34(1). (Niakhar)

Duthoit, M., Roupsard, O., Créquy, N., Sauze, J., Van den Meersche, K., 2020. Conception d’un dispositif automatisé de chambres de mesures d’échanges gazeux du sol à fermeture horizontale. Le Cahier des techniques de l'INRA (2020, 102)., 19 pp. (Niakhar)

Faye, W., Fall, A. N., Orange, D., Do, F., Roupsard, O., & Kane, A. (2020). Climatic variability in the Sine-Saloum basin and its impacts on water resources: case of the Sob and Diohine watersheds in the region of Niakhar. Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences, 383, 391–399. (Niakhar)

Leroux, L., Falconnier, G.N., Diouf, A.A., Ndao, B., Gbodjo, J.E., Tall, L., Balde, A.A., Clermont-Dauphin, C., Bégué, A., Affholder, F., Roupsard, O., 2020. Using remote sensing to assess the effect of trees on millet yield in complex parklands of Central Senegal. (Niakhar) Agricultural Systems 184, 102918.

Malou, O. P., Sebag, D., Moulin, P., Chevallier, T., Badiane-Ndour, N. Y., Thiam, A., & Chapuis-Lardy, L. (2020). The Rock-Eval® signature of soil organic carbon in arenosols of the Senegalese groundnut basin. How do agricultural practices matter? Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 301, 107030. (Niakhar)

Olodo, K. F., Barnaud, A., Kane, N. A., Mariac, C., Faye, A., Couderc, M., et al. (2020). Abandonment of pearl millet cropping and homogenization of its diversity over a 40 year period in Senegal. PLOS ONE, 15(9), e0239123.

Rossier, C., Schoumaker, B., Delaunay, V., Beguy, D., Jain, A., Bangha, M., et al. (2020). Adolescent Fertility Is Lower than Expected in Rural Areas: Results from 10 African HDSS. Studies in Family Planning, 51(2), 2. (Bandafassi, Mlomp, Niakhar)

Roupsard, O., Audebert, A., Ndour, A.P., Clermont-Dauphin, C., Agbohessou, Y., Sanou, J., Koala, J., Faye, E., Sambakhe, D., Jourdan, C., le Maire, G., Tall, L., Sanogo, D., Seghieri, J., Cournac, L., Leroux, L., 2020. How far does the tree affect the crop in agroforestry? New spatial analysis methods in a Faidherbia parkland. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 296, 106928. (Niakhar)

Sandberg, J., Fennell, R., Boujija, Y., Douillot, L., Delaunay, V., Bignami, S., et al. (2020). A latent class analysis of attitudes concerning the acceptability of intimate partner violence in rural Senegal. Population Health Metrics, 18(1), 27. (Niakhar)

Kanyangarara, M., Douillot, L., Pison, G., Ndiaye, C. T., Delaunay, V., & Helleringer, S. (2020). Tracing Long- and Short-term Migrants for Participation in Demographic and Epidemiological Studies: Evidence from Senegal. Field Methods, 32(1), 38–57. (Niakhar)


Delaunay, V., Douillot, L., Rytina, S., Boujija, Y., Bignami, S., Ba Gning, S., et al. (2019). The Niakhar Social Networks and Health Project. Methodsx, 6, 1360–1369. (Niakhar)

Helleringer, S., You, C., Fleury, L., Douillot, L., Diouf, I., Ndiaye, C. T., et al. (2019). Improving age measurement in low-and middle-income countries through computer vision: A test in Senegal. Demographic Research, 40, 219–260. (Niakhar)

Lalou, R., Sultan, B., Muller, B., & Ndonky, A. (2019). Does climate opportunity facilitate smallholder farmers’ adaptive capacity in the Sahel? Palgrave Communications, 5(1), 81. (Niakhar)

Ndonky, A., Lalou, R., & Ndiaye, I. (2019). Analyse de la diffusion spatiale du sanio dans le sud-ouest du bassin arachidier du Sine (Sénégal). Cybergeo : European Journal of Geography, art. 922 [23p. en ligne].

Sandberg, J., Rytina, S., Delaunay, V., Douillot, L., Boujija, Y., Gning, S. B., et al., 2019. Social learning, influence, and ethnomedicine: Individual, neighborhood and social network influences on attachment to an ethnomedical cultural model in rural Senegal. Social Science & Medicine, 226, 87–95. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.02.028 (Niakhar)


Delaunay, V., Desclaux, A., Sokhna, C. (Eds.), 2018. Niakhar, Mémoires et Perspectives. Recherches pluridisciplinaires sur le changement en Afrique, Editions de l'IRD et L'Harmattan Sénégal. ed. Marseille et Dakar : 535 p. (Niakhar) Table des Matieres
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Garenne M, Myatt M, Khara T, Dolan C, Briend A. Concurrent wasting and stunting among under-five children in Niakhar, Senegal. Matern Child Nutr. 2018; e12736. (Niakhar)

Grillot, M., F. Guerrin, B. Gaudou, D. Masse, and J. Vayssières. 2018. Multi-level analysis of nutrient cycling within agro-sylvo-pastoral landscapes in West Africa using an agent-based model. Environmental Modelling & Software 107:267-280. (Niakhar)

Grillot, M., Vayssières, J., Guerrin, F., & Lecomte, P. (2018). Modélisation conceptuelle de la gestion adaptative de la biomasse face à l’aléa climatique en systèmes agro-sylvopastoraux. Cahiers Agricultures, 27(5). (Niakhar)

Grillot M., Vayssières J., Masse D. 2018 Agent-based modelling as a time machine to assess nutrient cycling reorganization during past agrarian transitions in West Africa. Agricultural System 164:133-151 (Niakhar)

Gueye, A.S., Audibert, M., Delaunay, V., 2018. Can social groups impact schooling decisions? Evidence from castes in rural Senegal. World Development 110, 307-323. (Niakhar)

Lankoandé, B., Duthé, G., Soura, A., & Pison, G. (2018). Returning home to die or leaving home to seek health care? Location of death of urban and rural residents in Burkina Faso and Senegal. Global Health Action, 11(1), 1475040. doi:10.1080/16549716.2018.1475040 (Mlomp)

Myatt, M., Khara, T., Dolan, C., Garenne, M., & Briend, A. (2018). Improving screening for malnourished children at high risk of death: a study of children aged 6–59 months in rural Senegal. Public Health Nutrition, 1–10. doi:10.1017/S136898001800318X (Niakhar)

Pison, G., Beck, B., Ndiaye, O., Diouf, P. N., Senghor, P., Duthé, G., et al. (2018). HDSS Profile: Mlomp Health and Demographic Surveillance System (Mlomp HDSS), Senegal. International Journal of Epidemiology, 47(1), 1025–1033. doi:10.1093/ije/dyy075 (Mlomp)

Pison, G., Masquelier, B., Kante, A.M., Ndiaye, C.T., Douillot, L., Duthé, G., Sokhna, C., Delaunay, V., Helleringer, S., 2018. Estimating mortality from external causes using data from retrospective surveys: A validation study in Niakhar (Senegal). Demographic Research 38, 879-896.'digest' : (Niakhar)

Sandberg, J.F., Delaunay, V., Boujija, Y., Douillot, L., Bignami, S., Rytina, S., Sokhna, C., 2018. Individual, Community, and Social Network Influences on Beliefs Concerning the Acceptability of Intimate Partner Violence in Rural Senegal. Journal of Interpersonal Violence (Niakhar)


Audouin, E., Vayssiere, J., Odru, M., Masse, D., Dorégo, S., Delaunay, V., Lecomte, P., 2017. Reintroducing livestock to increase the sustainability of village landscapes in West Africa The case of the groundnut basin in Senegal, in: Rural Societies in the Face of Climatic and Environmental Changes in West Africa. pp. 375-398. (Niakhar)

Bousmah, M.-Q., 2017. Childhood Mortality, Childhood Morbidity, and Subsequent Fertility Decisions. Journal of Demographic Economics, 83(2), 211–244. (Niakhar)

Bousmah, M. -a-Q., 2017. The effect of child mortality on fertility behaviors is non-linear: new evidence from Senegal. Rev Econ Household, 22. (Niakhar)

Lalou, R., Delaunay, V., 2017. Seasonal migration and climate change in rural Senegal. A form of adaptation or failure to adapt?, in: Rural Societies in the Face of Climatic and Environmental Changes in West Africa. pp. 269-294. (Niakhar)

Vayssières, J., Assouma, M.H., Lecomte, P., Hiernaux, P., Bourgoin, J., Jankowski, F., ckowicz, A., 2017. L'élevage au cœur de paysages «climato-intelligents» en Afrique de l'Ouest. Des territoires vivants pour transformer le monde 114. (Niakhar)