Senegal News and Features

Investigating Ways to Get Water to Women

January 25, 2018
Economist Stephen C. Smith discusses how a number of water constraints have the greatest impacts on women and children living in poverty, and how irrigation can make a difference.

Collective Action for Drip Irrigation Takes Off in Senegal

July 11, 2017
Researcher Jozefina Kalaj describes how a drip irrigation project in Senegal made farming easier. The first onion crop using the drip irrigation system was the best harvest farmers had ever had.