- The capital and main city is Bamako.
- The official language is French
- Area: 478,841 sq mi (approx. 4x the size of the State of Michigan)
- Population approx. 15 million in 2009
- Climate: Northern Sahara zone in Mali experiences hot and dry climate whereas the climate of Mali in the subtropical southern part is hot and humid
Fun Fact: The prime meridian marker is located in Gao, Mali, where one can literally stand on the edge of two hemispheres.
MSU and Partners achievements in Mali
Brochure in English
Les réalisations de MSU et ses partenaires au Mali
Pamphlet en français
Main Research Themes
- Agrifood System Transformation
- Input Use and Market Development
- Policy Research and Capacity Building
- Sustainable Agricultural Intensification
- Training and Capacity Building
- Value Chain Analysis
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Publications and Presentations
Differentiation in Receipts of Subsidized Fertilizer: Evidence from Villages, Households and Plot Managers in Mali
Published on April 21, 2020
M. Smale, A. Assima, V. Thériault, N. Keita, A. Kergna, Y. Kone, 2020. Differentiation in Receipts of Subsidized Fertilizer: Evidence from Villages, Households and Plot Managers in Mali , FSP Policy Research Brief 118.
Published on April 17, 2020
Melinda Smale, Véronique Thériault, Amidou Assima, et Yénizié Kone, 2020. Implications nutritionnelles du régime alimentaire au Mali, FSP Policy Research Brief 117- FR, East Lansing: Michigan State University.
Published on February 11, 2020
Melinda Smale, Véronique Thériault, 2018. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Paper 169.
Published on February 10, 2020
Melinda Smale et Véronique Thériault, 2020. Synthèse transnational des programmes de subvention d'engrais en Afrique subsaharienne, FSP Research Paper 169f.
Published on December 17, 2019
S. Haggblade, N. Keita, A. Traoré, P. Traoré, A. Diarra and V. Thériault, 2019. A Market Survey of Fraudulent Pesticides on Sale in Mali, FSP Research Brief 101, East Lansing: Michigan State University.