Senegal

Basics
0 What people in Senegal want from the United States

President Obama’s first stop on his Africa tour is Senegal. We can’t say for sure what the President hopes to gain out of the visit. What about people in Senegal? GlobalPost sat down with a group of young men in advance of Obama’s trip to share some tea and find…

Human Rights
0 From Davos to Dakar: World Social Forum underway

The World Social Forum, created as a counterpoint to the World Economic Forum in Davos, is underway this week in Dakar, Senegal. The news coverage of the WSF, as compared to the WEF, is a bit sparse. The WSF organization (or whatever it is … since it says on its…