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Take a look at West Africa now: Atlas shows dynamic new landscape changes

Interactive training workshop enables six more West African countries to have key data on land use and land cover impact read more

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Connecting West Africa 11-12 June 2013 Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar, Senegal

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Main One encourage le partenariat entre les opérateurs de télécom en Afrique de l’ouest

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Main One provides forum to expand partnerships among West African telecom operators

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King Mohammed VI Deepens Morocco’s Economic, Security Ties with African Countries, Gains Support for W. Sahara Initiative

Senegal, Cote D’Ivoire praise Morocco’s reforms under King Mohammed ‘s leadership;
Back Morocco autonomy plan for W. Sahara, cite Mali, stability threat in Sahel
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Première visite au Sénégal de l’Economiste en chef de la Banque mondiale

DAKAR, Sénégal, 6 mars 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ M. Kaushik Basu, premier vice-président et Economiste en chef de la Banque mondiale, est attendu à Dakar pour une visite de deux jours au Sénégal, les 7 et 8 mars prochains. read more

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Accor has high hopes for sub-Saharan Africa

Forum de Dakar sur l’eau : les travaux restitués

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Les journalistes formés sur la couverture des zones dangereuses et la consolidation de la paix

La capitale éthiopienne, Addis Abeba a accueilli du 10 au  15 Décembre 2012, un atelier régional. Cet  atelier de six  jours  a réuni  une vingtaine de journalistes venant des pays  ACP (Afrique Caraïbe et Pacifique). Cette rencontre était l’initiative du Centre africain de formation pour la paix et la sécurité (ACPST) de l’Institut d’études de la sécurité (ISS) et la Direction de l’Information et de la Communication (DIC) de l’Union africaine. Les journalistes sélectionnés à l’issue d’un appel à candidatures ont suivi le cours axé  sur la couverture des zones dangereuses et la consolidation de la paix.  Jean-Baptiste Kodjovi ATTISSO, Secrétaire Général du Réseau africain des journalistes sur la sécurité humaine et la paix (RAJOSEP), a pris part à cet  atelier  de renforcement de capacités. read more

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Support for Better Governance and Economic Growth in Senegal

The World Bank will increase its support to Senegal’s efforts to improve governance and economic growth with a US$55 million IDA* credit approved by the Board of Executive Directors on Thursday.  The Governance and Growth Support Credit (GGSC) aims to strengthen governance, particularly in government accountability and public sector performance, and promote economic growth through private sector development. read more

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Managing Director to review Senegal-World Bank partnership

WASHINGTON, December 10, 2012 – Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Managing Director of the World Bank, will visit the Republic of Senegal from 11 to 12 December. The main objective of her visit would be two-fold: (i) meet and listen to key decision makers and other stakeholders on the country’s priorities, (ii) reiterate the World Bank Group support to Senegal as the country aspires to become a high-income country by the next decade. The government and its people have recently completed a national strategy for social and economic development. In support, the World Bank has just completed a highly consultative preparation of its Country Partnership strategy that is aligned with the national strategy. read more

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IBM Helps Senegalese City of Thies Plan for Economic Growth

THIES, Senegal, Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — A team of experts from IBM (NYSE: IBM) presented recommendations to the City of Thies to grow the economic sector through measures to bolster entrepreneurialism, agricultural exports, and education. read more

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Premier IFC/World Bank Off-grid Lighting Conference in Senegal

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Porter Airlines and South African Airways Announce New Interline Agreement

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