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Emissions over Africa

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Can any-one recommend a good source for recent (2019-ish) anthropogenic emissions of aerosol and gases over Africa, for use in WRF-Chem?

Hi Nick,

I would recommend either EDGAR ( or ECLIPSE ( as a starting place, and processed using HERMES ( There may be other inventories that are higher-resolution, more recent though.

Hi Jordan,

Thanks for your suggestions. I was of course aware of EDGAR. HERMES looks pretty nifty. For Africa specific emissions I have recently found this: (DACCIWA dataset)