Senegal, officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country in West Africa. Senegal is bordered by Mauritania in the north, Mali to the east, Guinea to the southeast, and Guinea-Bissau to the southwest.
Senegal also borders The Gambia, a country occupying a narrow sliver of land along the banks of the Gambia River, which separates Senegal’s southern region of Casamance from the rest of the country. Senegal also shares a maritime border with Cape Verde.
Senegal’s economic and political capital is Dakar. Senegal is one of the easiest countries to visit in west Africa and is most tourist’s first taste of the region.
Volunteer Senegal program offered by Go Volunteer Africa is a fantastic way for travelers to be able to give back to communities in need in a way not possible when just travelling through a country as a regular tourist.
The volunteer Senegal program plays an important role in development of Senegal as volunteers get involved in teaching, Care giving, Healthcare, Conservation and construction volunteer projects.