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Emmanuelle Landais

Top Senegalese chef backs ancient grain as next superfood

Jan 15 2019

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For centuries, women in West Africa's cereal belt have relied on fonio, a small, nutty grain, to feed their families.

Dakar's threatened 'green lung' gets reforestation boost

Oct 17 2016

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Pulling away a black plastic pot, a forest guard holds up a short, wispy sapling before dozens of people.

Protecting the environment in Senegal? There's an app for that

Aug 22 2016

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Hunched over her laptop, eyes locked on the screen, Marième Seye listens to the step-by-step instructions given by her teacher.

Protecting the environment in Senegal? There's an app for that

Aug 22 2016

DAKAR, Aug 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Hunched over her laptop, eyes locked on the screen, Marième Seye listens to the step-by-step instructions given by her teacher.

Senegal's farmers adopt new tool to boost harvests: mobile phones

Jun 16 2016

SIKILO, Senegal (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Walking through his dry millet field, Alioune Djaby, chief of Sikilo village, waits for a sign that rainfall is coming.

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