EAMAU, based in Lomé, Togo, is an inter-state institution of higher education and research. It was founded by a resolution of the OCAM Heads of State Summit in 1975, following a UNESCO study on the effective need for a training institution in architecture and urban planning, for the benefit of African States in full urban growth.
EAMAU is :
- a regional centre of excellence of the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie since 2004
- a partner of the International Union of Architects (UIA) and the African Union of Architects since 2005*
- regional centre of excellence of the UEMOA since 2006
- member of the Association for the Promotion of Teaching and Research in Urban Planning and Development (APERAU) since 2007
- To date, EAMAU’s service in training, research and urban expertise extends to 14 French-speaking African countries south of the Sahara.
- For West Africa
BENIN, BURKINA FASO, COTE D’IVOIRE, GUINEE BISSAU, MALI, NIGER, SENEGAL, TOGO
- For Central Africa
CAMEROON, CENTRAL AFRICA, CONGO, GABON, EQUATORIAL GUINEA, CHAD.