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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Senegal:

SENEGAL – sovereign country located south of the Sénégal River
Sénégal River
in West Africa . Senegal
Senegal
is bound by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mauritania
Mauritania
to the north, Mali
Mali
to the east, and Guinea
Guinea
and Guinea-Bissau to the south. The Gambia lies almost entirely within Senegal, surrounded on the north, east and south; from its western coast, Gambia's territory follows the Gambia River more than 300 kilometres (190 mi) inland. Dakar
Dakar
is the capital city of Senegal, located on the Cape Verde Peninsula on the country's Atlantic coast.

CONTENTS

* 1 General reference

* 2 Geography of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.1 Location

* 2.2 Environment of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.2.1 Natural geographic features of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.3 Regions of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.3.1 Ecoregions of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.3.2 Administrative divisions of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.3.2.1 Regions of Senegal
Senegal
* 2.3.2.2 Departments of Senegal
Senegal
* 2.3.2.3 Arrondissements of Senegal
Senegal

* 2.4 Demography of Senegal
Senegal

* 3 Government and politics of Senegal
Senegal

* 3.1 Branches of the government of Senegal
Senegal

* 3.1.1 Executive branch of the government of Senegal
Senegal
* 3.1.2 Legislative branch of the government of Senegal
Senegal
* 3.1.3 Judicial branch of the government of Senegal
Senegal

* 3.2 Foreign relations of Senegal
Senegal

* 3.2.1 International organization membership

* 3.3 Law and order in Senegal
Senegal
* 3.4 Military of Senegal
Senegal
* 3.5 Local government in Senegal
Senegal

* 4 History of Senegal
Senegal

* 5 Culture of Senegal
Senegal

* 5.1 Art in Senegal
Senegal
* 5.2 Sports in Senegal
Senegal

* 6 Economy and infrastructure of Senegal
Senegal
* 7 Education in Senegal
Senegal
* 8 Health in Senegal
Senegal
* 9 See also * 10 References * 11 External links

GENERAL REFERENCE

An enlargeable relief map of Senegal
Senegal

* Pronunciation : /ˌsɛnᵻˈɡɔːl, -ˈɡɑːl/ ( listen ) * Common English country name: Senegal
Senegal
* Official English country name: The Republic of Senegal
Senegal
* Common endonym : Senegal
Senegal
* Official endonym: République du Senegal
Senegal
* Adjectival (s): Senegalese * Demonym (s): * International rankings of Senegal
Senegal
* ISO country codes : SN, SEN, 686 * ISO region codes : See ISO 3166-2:SN * Internet
Internet
country code top-level domain : .sn

GEOGRAPHY OF SENEGAL

An enlargeable topographic map of Senegal
Senegal
See also: Geography of Senegal
Senegal

* Senegal
Senegal
is: a country * Population of Senegal: 12,379,000 - 70th most populous country * Area of Senegal: 196,723 km2 * Atlas of Senegal

LOCATION

* Senegal
Senegal
is situated within the following regions:

* Northern Hemisphere and Western Hemisphere

* Africa
Africa

* West Africa

* Time zone : Coordinated Universal Time UTC+00
UTC+00

* Extreme points of Senegal
Senegal

* High: unnamed feature 2.7 km southeast of Nepen Diakha 648 m (2,126 ft) * Low: North Atlantic Ocean 0 m

* Land boundaries: 2,640 km

Mauritania
Mauritania
813 km The Gambia 740 km Mali
Mali
419 km Guinea-Bissau 338 km Guinea
Guinea
330 km

* Coastline: North Atlantic Ocean 531 km

ENVIRONMENT OF SENEGAL

An enlargeable satellite image of Senegal
Senegal

* Climate of Senegal
Senegal
* Ecological Monitoring Centre, Senegal
Senegal

* Protected areas of Senegal
Senegal

* Biosphere reserves in Senegal
Senegal
* National parks of Senegal
Senegal

* Wildlife of Senegal
Senegal

* Fauna of Senegal
Senegal

* Birds of Senegal
Senegal
* Mammals of Senegal
Senegal

Natural Geographic Features Of Senegal

* Glaciers in Senegal: none * Islands of Senegal
Senegal
* Rivers of Senegal
Senegal
* World Heritage Sites in Senegal
Senegal

REGIONS OF SENEGAL

Ecoregions Of Senegal

List of ecoregions in Senegal
Senegal

Administrative Divisions Of Senegal

Administrative divisions of Senegal
Senegal

* Regions of Senegal
Senegal

* Departments of Senegal
Senegal

* Arrondissements of Senegal
Senegal

Regions Of Senegal

Regions of Senegal
Senegal

Departments Of Senegal

Departments of Senegal
Senegal

Arrondissements Of Senegal

Arrondissements of Senegal
Senegal

DEMOGRAPHY OF SENEGAL

Demographics of Senegal
Senegal

GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF SENEGAL

Politics of Senegal
Senegal

* Form of government : semi-presidential , liberal democratic republic * Capital of Senegal: Dakar
Dakar
* Elections in Senegal
Senegal
* Political parties in Senegal
Senegal

BRANCHES OF THE GOVERNMENT OF SENEGAL

Government of Senegal
Senegal

Executive Branch Of The Government Of Senegal

* Head of state : President of Senegal
Senegal
, * Head of government : Prime Minister of Senegal
Senegal
,

Legislative Branch Of The Government Of Senegal

* Parliament of Senegal
Senegal
(bicameral )

* Upper house : Senate of Senegal
Senegal
* Lower house : House of Commons of Senegal

Judicial Branch Of The Government Of Senegal

Court system of Senegal
Senegal

FOREIGN RELATIONS OF SENEGAL

Foreign relations of Senegal
Senegal

* Diplomatic missions in Senegal
Senegal
* Diplomatic missions of Senegal
Senegal

International Organization Membership

The Republic of Senegal
Senegal
is a member of:

* African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States (ACP) * African Development Bank Group (AfDB) * African Union (AU) * African Union/United Nations Hybrid operation in Darfur (UNAMID) * Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (CPLP) (associate) * Conference des Ministres des Finances des Pays de la Zone Franc (FZ) * Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) * Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) * Group of 15 (G15) * Group of 77 (G77) * International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) * International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
(IBRD) * International Chamber of Commerce
International Chamber of Commerce
(ICC) * International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) * International Criminal Court (ICCt) * International Criminal Police Organization
International Criminal Police Organization
(Interpol) * International Development Association (IDA) * International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRCS) * International Finance Corporation (IFC) * International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) * International Labour Organization
International Labour Organization
(ILO) * International Maritime Organization (IMO) * International Mobile Satellite Organization
International Mobile Satellite Organization
(IMSO) * International Monetary Fund
International Monetary Fund
(IMF) * International Olympic Committee (IOC) * International Organization for Migration (IOM) * International Organization for Standardization (ISO) (correspondent) * International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
(ICRM) * International Telecommunication Union (ITU) * International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO)

* International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) * Inter-Parliamentary Union
Inter-Parliamentary Union
(IPU) * Islamic Development Bank (IDB) * Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) * Nonaligned Movement (NAM) * Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) * Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) * Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) * Permanent Court of Arbitration
Permanent Court of Arbitration
(PCA) * Union Latine
Union Latine
* United Nations
United Nations
(UN) * United Nations
United Nations
Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) * United Nations
United Nations
Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) * United Nations
United Nations
Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) * United Nations
United Nations
Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) * United Nations
United Nations
Mission in the Central African Republic and Chad (MINURCAT) * United Nations
United Nations
Operation in Cote d\'Ivoire (UNOCI) * United Nations
United Nations
Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) * Universal Postal Union (UPU) * West African Development Bank (WADB) (regional) * West African Economic and Monetary Union
West African Economic and Monetary Union
(WAEMU) * World Confederation of Labour (WCL) * World Customs Organization
World Customs Organization
(WCO) * World Federation of Trade Unions
World Federation of Trade Unions
(WFTU) * World Health Organization (WHO) * World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) * World Meteorological Organization (WMO) * World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) * World Trade Organization (WTO)

LAW AND ORDER IN SENEGAL

Law of Senegal
Senegal

* Constitution of Senegal
Senegal

* Human rights in Senegal
Senegal

* LGBT rights in Senegal
Senegal

* Law enforcement in Senegal
Senegal

MILITARY OF SENEGAL

Military of Senegal
Senegal

* Command

* Commander-in-chief :

* Forces

* Army of Senegal
Senegal
* Air Force of Senegal
Senegal

LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN SENEGAL

Local government in Senegal
Senegal

HISTORY OF SENEGAL

History of Senegal
Senegal

* Current events of Senegal

* Serer ancient history
Serer ancient history

* Timeline of Serer history
Timeline of Serer history
* Serer history (medieval era to present)

CULTURE OF SENEGAL

Culture of Senegal
Senegal

* Cuisine of Senegal
Senegal
* Languages of Senegal
Senegal
* Media in Senegal
Senegal

* National symbols of Senegal
Senegal

* Coat of arms of Senegal
Coat of arms of Senegal
* Flag of Senegal
Flag of Senegal
* National anthem of Senegal
Senegal

* Prostitution in Senegal
Senegal
* Public holidays in Senegal
Senegal

* Religion in Senegal
Senegal

* Buddhism in Senegal
Senegal
* Hinduism in Senegal
Senegal
* Islam in Senegal
Senegal
* Serer religion

* World Heritage Sites in Senegal
Senegal

ART IN SENEGAL

* Cinema of Senegal
Senegal
* Literature of Senegal
Senegal
* Music of Senegal
Senegal
* Television in Senegal
Senegal

SPORTS IN SENEGAL

Sports in Senegal
Senegal

* Football in Senegal
Senegal
* Senegal
Senegal
at the Olympics

ECONOMY AND INFRASTRUCTURE OF SENEGAL

Economy of Senegal
Senegal

* Economic rank, by nominal GDP (2007) : 112th (one hundred and twelfth) * Agriculture in Senegal
Senegal

* Communications in Senegal
Senegal

* Internet
Internet
in Senegal
Senegal

* Companies of Senegal
Senegal

* Currency of Senegal
Senegal
: Franc

* ISO 4217 : XOF

* Energy in Senegal
Senegal
* Health care in Senegal
Senegal
* Mining in Senegal
Senegal
* Stock Exchange in Senegal: none – Senegal
Senegal
is served by the regional stock exchange Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières (BRVM) in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. * Tourism in Senegal
Senegal

* Transport in Senegal
Senegal

* Airports in Senegal
Senegal
* Rail transport in Senegal
Senegal
* Roads in Senegal
Senegal

* Water supply and sanitation in Senegal
Senegal

EDUCATION IN SENEGAL

Education in Senegal
Senegal

HEALTH IN SENEGAL

Health in Senegal
Senegal

SEE ALSO

* Senegal
Senegal
portal * Africa
Africa
portal

FRENCH LANGUAGE EDITION of , the free encyclopedia

Senegal
Senegal

* Index of Senegal-related articles * List of international rankings * List of Senegal-related topics * Member state of the United Nations
United Nations
* Outline of Africa
Africa
* Outline of geography
Outline of geography

REFERENCES

* ^ A B "Senegal". The World Factbook . United States
United States
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Africa
are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda
Uganda
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