The Upscaling Site-Specific Climate-smart Agriculture and Land-use practices to Enhance Regional Production Systems in West-Africa (UPSCALERS) project is an innovative research-for-development projected aimed at integrating climate, crop, and livestock systems to achieve the maximum benefits. The project is part of the African Union Research Grants financed through the Financing Agreement between the African Union Commission and the European Union. The project is being implemented by WASCAL, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany), Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University Bonn (Germany), Institut du Sahel (Mali) and the International Livestock Research Institute (Kenya).