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  • USAID Acting Mission Director Lisa Franchett makes remarks at the launch of the new four year, $24 million agricultural project, Feed the Future Senegal Naatal Mbay. (Photo USAID/Senegal)

    USAID Launches New Agriculture Project

    The United States government, through the U.S. Agency for development (USAID), has launched a new project to be implemented under the global Feed the Future initiative.

  • New Peace Corps volunteers take the oath (Photo US Embassy)

    New Peace Corps Volunteers Take the Oath

    In the presence of the U.S. Ambassador to Senegal, James Zumwalt, and of the Deputy Secretary General of the Senegalese Presidency, Oumar Samba Bâ, 60 new Peace Corps Volunteers took their oaths on May 8.

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  • CBP Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske and Director General Papa Ousmane Gueye sign customs mutual assistance agreement (US Embassy photo)

    U.S. and Senegal Sign Customs Agreement

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Senegal Customs signed a Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement on April 27 in Senegal marking a significant milestone in collaboration on security and trade facilitation between the two countries.

  • The Adam Larson Quartet at Douta Seck Cultural Center (Photo US Embassy)

    “Adam Larson Quartet” Tours Senegal

    On the occasion of Jazz Appreciation Month, the American jazz ensemble “Adam Larson Quartet” toured Senegal from April 16 to 25 as part of a 35-day African tour that took the group to Benin, Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal and Togo.

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More News from the Embassy

News from Washington


  • The United States Mission offices in Dakar will be closed on Monday May 25, 2015 in observance of the American Holiday Memorial Day.


  • The U.S. Embassy in Dakar also covers Guinea-Bissau, and we have a “virtual presence post” website for Guinea-Bissau in English and Portuguese. 



Global Innovation

  • Global Innovation through Science and Technology Tech-I Competition

Milan Expo / USA Pavilion

  • Milan Expo and USA Pavilion


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    Mars/Avril 2015
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