Small-scale fisheries buffer poverty and hunger in coastal countries.
By better understanding the politics and governance of African cities and variations across cities, we can identify feasible opportunities to improve informal traders' livelihoods.
Aside from wrangles over leadership, there's now a face-off between two movements within one of Senegal's most influential political parties
A complex set of factors influence how African footballers make financial decisions about the money they earn abroad.
Africa's democracies have grown stronger during a period in which the world is backsliding on democracy.
Neither French nor American, Senegalese secularism stands midway between these two models
Ghana is the latest country in Africa to mandate the use of pictures on cigarette packages to convey health warnings.
A crucial resource in enabling migration is having some personal link to current migrants.
Senegal is important for Africa because it’s a country that shifts the narrative of the continent as an “arc of instability.”
In sub-Saharan Africa there are more people with mobile phones than access to electricity, and their data could be useful.
The African Peer Review Mechanism got off to a good start, but enthusiasm soon waned.
South Africa, Senegal, Nigeria ... the story seems to be the same.
A combination of reasons have led to the drying of the Sahel.
Gene sequences can be manipulated to prevent certain diseases and improve public health.
It's all too common for local scholars to be sidelined in what are supposed to be genuine research partnerships.
Too many African countries believe Beijing when they are told in negotiations that they must take it or leave it.
Aquaculture is endangering the marine environment, threatening the livelihood of small-scale fishers and food security.
Senegal has made great strides in astronomy and planetary sciences in recent years.
A lighting revolution is underway across Africa that's occurred largely without government or donor involvement.
West African pidgins are unique, showing that they have come to stay no matter what some say or feel about them.