Senegal


Overview: In Senegal, mercury is mostly used in the ASGM sector. So far, an assessment and an action plan were developed in the sector. The Government is currently preparing a regulation for the use of mercury in the sector. Despite the development of initiatives in the ASGM sector, the country still lacks information on the national use, emissions and releases of mercury. The population of Senegal is estimated to be of 13,567,338 people. 

 


Minamata Initial Assessment

Implementing Agency

UNIDO

Contact person: Jerome STUCKI (Email: J.STUCKI@unido.org)

Executing Agency

UNITAR

Contact Person: Mr. Oliver Wootton (Email: oliver.wootton@unitar.org)

Status:

Complete

Role of UNITAR

Executing agency


Ratification Dossier

Donor

Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) of Switzerland

Project execution

UNITAR

Status:

Complete

Contact

Mr. Oliver Wootton (Email: oliver.wootton@unitar.org)


Events