Senegal

Senegal is located in West Africa, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea-Bissau and Mauritania. The country’s total land area is 196,722 sq km. In comparison, Senegal is slightly smaller than Kyrgyzstan, and about the size of the state of South Dakota in the U.S. Its climate is tropical – very hot and humid. More...

USAID WACIP Boosts Farmers' Incomes, Ginning Efficiency in West Africa

The program’s purpose was two-fold: to reduce poverty and hunger by increasing cotton farmers’ incomes and increase the added value of cotton that is processed by artisans and ginners. More...

IFDC/ECOWAS Study: Tighter Regulation Key to Ensuring Fertilizer Quality in West Africa

The study, implemented by the IFDC Marketing Inputs Regionally (MIR) Plus project on behalf of ECOWAS and the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA), conducted extensive fertilizer market research and product testing in Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo. More...