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In the News:

July 17, 2014: For Africare, Saving Lives at Birth Means Bringing Innovation and Community Partnerships to Zambia and Senegal

March 13, 2014: The fourth International Conference on Mobile Communication for Development will be held in Dakar, Senegal on April 7-9, 2014. Africare/Senegal's Gwen Young will participate in a panel discussion on the experiences, challenges and the way forward for mobile health platforms in the country.
Learn more about the M4D Conference>>
Learn more about Africare/Senegal's award-winning Saving Lives at Birth proposal using mHealth technology>>

October 29, 2013: Saving Lives Profile: Senegal's Mother Mentors
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Stories from the Field:

February 2, 2014: Made in Senegal: Africare Helps Community-Based Co-operatives Grow into Agribusiness Enterprises

Diabel Sall, a Pioneer of Upland Rice Cultivation


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African Union
BBC News | Country Profiles
Electronic Embassy
U.S. State Department Background Notes
World Factbook
Government of Senegal (official Web site)