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News Senegal » Social: Women are taking charge in Senegal's growing tech industry

News channel or source: https://mashable.com/2018/02/12/women-tech-senegal/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

With clients in Senegal, Mali, Gambia, and Ivory Coast, Gerbier and Lawson provide small businesses with everything from web design to social media strategy. On the side, the pair also run a small online business selling leather goods made by women across ...

News Senegal » Social: Senegal’s Rappers Continue to ‘Cry from the Heart’ for a More Just Society

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/223779/senegals-rappers-continue-to-sing-for-a-more-just-society/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Through the 1980s Senegal once boasted a robust and diverse economy that posted impressive growth. But decades of austerity programmes have left the government indebted to foreign donors and largely incapable of providing much in the way of social services.

News Senegal » Social: Whom should I marry? Genealogical purity and the shadows of slavery in southern Senegal

News channel or source: https://www.opendemocracy.net/beyondslavery/alice-bellagamba/whom-should-i-marry-genealogical-purity-and-shadows-of-slavery-in-sou
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

In terms of social reproduction, rimbe families have always been very ... She carried out long-term fieldwork in The Gambia and Southern Senegal.

News Senegal » Social: Collaboration Presents Opportunity for Humaniq to Improve Security For End Users in Africa

News channel or source: https://findbiometrics.com/collaboration-humaniq-502216/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“Users in Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda ... Humaniq suggested that the move reflects its broader social mission. The company has designed a cryptocurrency-based mobile banking platform aimed at extending financial services to the world’s unbanked ...

News Senegal » Social: Rihanna travels to Senegal

News channel or source: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/180211/magazine/rihanna-travels-to-senegal-280938.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Pop star Rihanna travelled to the Senegal on 1st February without any hindrance as she ... On 5th February Lana took to social media to say she was doing fine and thanked her fans. Dennis Edwards the lead singer of the soul group the Temptations died ...

News Senegal » Social: I Believe in the Power

News channel or source: http://www.teenink.com/nonfiction/memoir/article/983025/I-Believe-in-the-Power/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Although I may not be able to physically take these ignorant people to Senegal, I may be able to influence their ... therefore there are many different social classes.

News Senegal » Social: Mali's debut sale of Islamic bonds to fund social housing

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/islamic-finance-mali/malis-debut-sale-of-islamic-bonds-to-fund-social-housing-idUSL8N1Q4084
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The sukuk uses a structure known as ijara, a sale and lease-back contract commonly used in Islamic finance, that is underpinned by social housing projects in ... Ivory Coast and Senegal on their own sovereign sukuk. The sukuk assets are managed by Taiba ...

News Senegal » Social: Humaniq App Will Benefit From the Biometrics Institute Partnership

News channel or source: https://www.newswire.com/news/humaniq-app-will-benefit-from-the-biometrics-institute-partnership-20342995
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Committed to a strong social mission, the Humaniq team will as a member of ... Upon registration, the user in white-listed countries (including Uganda, Senegal, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, and Rwanda) is required to take photographs of their faces to register ...

News Senegal » Social: Senegal utility awards €197-million grid expansion contract

News channel or source: http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/subsidiary-of-italian-company-secures-contract-to-extend-senegalese-grid-2018-02-07
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Access to electricity is a key economic and social development goal in Senegal, where VINCI Energies is increasingly expanding the business activity of its Senegalese subsidiary by transferring expertise from its Moroccan and French subsidiaries.

News Senegal » Social: Senegal, Germany, WB co-host South-South learning forum

News channel or source: http://www.infosplusgabon.com/index.php/a-la-une/11062-senegal-germany-wb-co-host-south-south-learning-forum
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

“In response to the 2017 food insecurity in some areas of the country, the Government of Senegal tested the use of the national social system’s tools safety nets, namely, the Single National Registry and the Cash Transfer Program. This innovative ...