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How the 'Venice of Africa' is losing its battle against rising seas

28 Jan 2020, Guardian, the

Saint-Louis, the old colonial capital of Senegal, faces a flooding threat that has already seen entire villages lost to the Atlantic.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Direction de la Protection Civile, Ministère de l'Intérieur (Senegal) (DPC)
  • Website: http://www.gouv.sn/
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:(221) 33 889 39 00 (221) 77 529 05 32


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Direction de la Protection Civile, Ministère de l'Intérieur (Senegal) (DPC)
  • Website: http://www.gouv.sn/
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:(221) 33 889 39 00 (221) 77 529 05 32

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.