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Responding to COVID-19

Around the world, the coronavirus (COVID-19) is taking lives, devastating families and disrupting life in previously unimaginable ways. 

We are responding in every country we work in to limit the spread of the virus and reduce its impact on vulnerable children and their families. 

Senegal, is one of the 17 priority countries where we are increasing our efforts to protect especially vulnerable populations.

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World Vision Senegal

Annual Report 2018

See how World Vision's work is contributed to the improvement of the well-being of Senegalese children in 2018.

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World Vision is a global Christian relief, development and advocacy organization dedicated to empower children, families and communities to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice.

For 30 years, World Vision has worked with the poorest communities in Senegal. Today, World Vision Senegal has 200 staff working in the regions of Fatick, Diourbel, Kaffrine, Tambacounda, Kédougou and Kolda with 24 long-term development programmes, including 106 projects that will benefit more than 8.1 million children by 2021.

15.9 million

Population, total


Capital City

21 billion

GDP (current US$)

About Senegal

We use a community-based approach working closely with children, households, communities, local authorities and partners. We listen to families, understand their issues and empower them to bring lasting change for children.

We follow Jesus' example to show unconditional love to the poor and oppressed. Serving anyone - of any faith or none.

We are World Vision in Senegal

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It Takes Senegal

To End Child Marriage

Violence hurts children and hinders the economic development. Through our "Ensemble" campaign, we are working to end child marriage by 2030. 

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