Trend and variability in western and central Africa streamflow, and major drivers of variability between 1950 and 2005

Moussa Sidibe1, Bastien Dieppois2, Gil Marie Mahe3, Jean-Emmanuel Paturel4, Babatunde A Anifowose5, Damian Lawler2 and Ernest Amoussou6, (1)Coventry University, Coventry, CV1, United Kingdom, (2)Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom, (3)Research Institute for Development, MONTPELLIER, France, (4)International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering, LEAH, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, (5)Coventry University, School of Energy, Construction & Environment, Coventry, United Kingdom, (6)Université de Parakou, Parakou, Benin, Département de Géographie et Aménagement du Territoire (DGAT), Parakou, Benin