Senegal

Senegal: International Charter activated due to floods in Dakar

Senegal's rainy season this year has led to flooding

Due to flooding in Dakar caused by heavy rains, on 25 August 2013, the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated to support Senegal with its flood response efforts.

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Fri, 30/08/2013 - 10:03

International Charter activated for floods in Senegal

The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated on Sunday 26 of August 2012 in the region of Diourbel, Senegal. The charter was activated by UNITAR/UNOSAT on behalf of UNOCHA-ROWCA.

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Tue, 28/08/2012 - 09:24

Senegal and Pakistan collaborate on Space-based Technology to cope with food crisis

Researchers at Senegal’s Centre for Ecological Monitoring (Centre de Suivi Ecologique, CSE), in Dakar, and the Inter-Islamic Network on Space Sciences and Technology (ISNET), based in Karachi, Pakistan,will work together on space technology applications to improve food security in Senegal, one of the most food crisis-affected countries in the Sahel region.

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Thu, 02/08/2012 - 14:48

Referenced UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office: 

Senegal

Programme National de Gestion des Risques de Catastrophes (PAPNGRC)

Contact Person
Mr Amadou Lamine Ndiaye
Tel: 00221.77.554.7897

English

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15

longitude: 

-17
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