Outline of Senegal

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The location of Senegal
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Senegal

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Senegal:

Senegalsovereign country located south of the Sénégal River in West Africa.[1] Senegal is bound by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mauritania to the north, Mali to the east, and Guinea and Guinea-Bissau to the south. The Gambia lies almost entirely within Senegal, surrounded on the north, east and south; from its western coast, Gambia's territory follows the Gambia River more than 300 kilometres (190 mi) inland. Dakar is the capital city of Senegal, located on the Cape Verde Peninsula on the country's Atlantic coast.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Senegal

Geography of Senegal[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Senegal


 Mauritania 813 km
 The Gambia 740 km
 Mali 419 km
 Guinea-Bissau 338 km
 Guinea 330 km

Environment of Senegal[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Senegal

Natural geographic features of Senegal[edit]

Regions of Senegal[edit]

Ecoregions of Senegal[edit]

Administrative divisions of Senegal[edit]

Regions of Senegal[edit]
Main article: Regions of Senegal
Departments of Senegal[edit]
Arrondissements of Senegal[edit]

Demography of Senegal[edit]

Government and politics of Senegal[edit]

Politics of Senegal

Branches of the government of Senegal[edit]

Main article: Government of Senegal

Executive branch of the government of Senegal[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Senegal[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Senegal[edit]

Foreign relations of Senegal[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Senegal is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Senegal[edit]

Main article: Law of Senegal

Military of Senegal[edit]

Main article: Military of Senegal

Local government in Senegal[edit]

History of Senegal[edit]

Culture of Senegal[edit]

Main article: Culture of Senegal

Art in Senegal[edit]

Sports in Senegal[edit]

Main article: Sports in Senegal

Economy and infrastructure of Senegal[edit]

Main article: Economy of Senegal

Education in Senegal[edit]

Main article: Education in Senegal

Health in Senegal[edit]

Main article: Health in Senegal

See also[edit]

Main article: Senegal


  1. ^ a b "Senegal". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Senegal

Information Technologies (IT)
Non-Governmental Organizations