Robotics Contest for Youth Promotes Innovation for Economic Growth

[VOA] Several hundred middle school and high school students from Senegal and surrounding countries spent last week in Dakar building robots. Organizers of the annual robotics competition say the goal is to encourage African governments and private don…

[VOA] Several hundred middle school and high school students from Senegal and surrounding countries spent last week in Dakar building robots. Organizers of the annual robotics competition say the goal is to encourage African governments and private donors to invest more in science and math education throughout the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Macron’s Franco-Senegalese Advisor Making Waves

[Deutsche Welle] Following his victory, French President Emmanuel Macron’s communications advisor has been recognized as a key component of Macron’s success, and is even considered a role model to young African women.

[Deutsche Welle] Following his victory, French President Emmanuel Macron's communications advisor has been recognized as a key component of Macron's success, and is even considered a role model to young African women.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Gambia, Senegal Sign Agreement On Forest Resources and Wildlife Management

[The Point] Cooperative Agreement between the Government of the Republic of The Gambia and The Government of The Republic of Senegal in the Area of Forest Resources and Wildlife Management.

[The Point] Cooperative Agreement between the Government of the Republic of The Gambia and The Government of The Republic of Senegal in the Area of Forest Resources and Wildlife Management.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Govt to Introduce HPV Vaccine to Battle Cervical Cancer

[VOA] Cervical cancer is preventable, yet it remains the most common type of cancer in Africa, the World Health Organization says. WHO data show that Senegal currently has one of the world’s highest rates of the disease, with over 1,400 new cases diagn…

[VOA] Cervical cancer is preventable, yet it remains the most common type of cancer in Africa, the World Health Organization says. WHO data show that Senegal currently has one of the world's highest rates of the disease, with over 1,400 new cases diagnosed each year.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Senegal-Gambia to Meet, Discuss Issues Affecting Them

[Foroyaa] Public and Private sectors institutions from the Gambia and Senegal are expected to converge at the Senegalese capital, Dakar to discuss issues affecting the two countries.

[Foroyaa] Public and Private sectors institutions from the Gambia and Senegal are expected to converge at the Senegalese capital, Dakar to discuss issues affecting the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Hissène Habré Appeal Ruling Closes Dark Chapter For Victims

[AI London] Following today’s Extraordinary African Chambers appeal judgment in Senegal upholding the conviction of the former Chadian President Hissène Habré for war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture, and the sentence of life imprisonment, but acquitting him of rape, Amnesty International’s Erica Bussey said:

[AI London] Following today's Extraordinary African Chambers appeal judgment in Senegal upholding the conviction of the former Chadian President Hissène Habré for war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture, and the sentence of life imprisonment, but acquitting him of rape, Amnesty International's Erica Bussey said:

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Senegalese Ambassador Extols Gambia – Senegal Relations

[Daily Observer] The Senegalese ambassador to The Gambia, His Excellency Professor Saliou Ndiaye, has said that The Gambia and Senegal shared deep historical, cultural and ancestral ties.

[Daily Observer] The Senegalese ambassador to The Gambia, His Excellency Professor Saliou Ndiaye, has said that The Gambia and Senegal shared deep historical, cultural and ancestral ties.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal