Senegal

Political stability and economic growth have opened new doors for health and development In Senegal—yet the country still faces urgent gaps in care and services. Since 2001, we’ve been working alongside leaders, health care workers, and others to close them.

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Fann Résidence
Rue Saint John Perse X F
Dakar, Sénégal

Mailing address
BP 15115, Dakar-Fann
Dakar, Sénégal

Phone: 221.33.869.1151

Our Work
21 Articles
21 Articles
21 Articles
  1. Dr. John Lusingu checks a young patient in the malaria ward of Korogwe District Hospital in Tanzania. PATH/ John Michael Maas
    December 4, 2018

    As the global fight against malaria stalls, malaria vaccine development could be primed for breakout

    During the first 15 years of the 21st century, deaths from malaria fell dramatically. But progress is not inevitable and has recently stalled. New tools, like vaccines, are needed to keep efforts on track.

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    August 30, 2018

    Finding the final cases of malaria using more sensitive diagnostics

    New rapid point of care diagnostic tests for malaria can identify patients who have few symptoms, but carry the malaria parasite nonetheless

  3. A community health worker's travel case of family planning options including the injectable contraceptive DMPA-SC (brand name Sayana Press)
    June 18, 2018

    DMPA-SC Access Collaborative: Putting a new type of injectable contraception within reach

    A new initiative led by PATH in partnership with John Snow, Inc., the DMPA-SC Access Collaborative works with ministries of health and partners to strengthen scale-up and build a robust global market for DMPA-SC as an important addition to the full range of contraceptive options.

  4. Alfred Samba, a rural farmer in Senegal, has been living with diabetes for more than 15 years. He struggles to get access to affordable care and treatment. Photo: PATH/Gabe Bienczycki.
    September 7, 2017

    Taking on one of Africa’s top killers (hint: it’s not what you think)

    For Africans with diabetes, medicines and supplies are often hard to access. We’re working to erase those barriers.

  5. Senegal malaria champion Couba Diouf. Photo: Gabe Bienczycki
    April 17, 2017

    Malaria? Not in my neighborhood

    Driving this deadly disease out of Senegal is a real possibility—if people keep up the fight.

  6. Three people dressed in lab coats standing in a field with workers in the background.
    February 21, 2017

    A brush with Ebola accelerates preparedness work in Senegal

    After Senegal’s brush with Ebola, PATH collaborated locally to help make its health system stronger, and created opportunities to share valuable lessons.

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