Coastal protection work launched in Saint-Louis du Senegal

13.03.2017
Coastal protection work launched in Saint-Louis du Senegal

5 March 2017 saw the official launch by President S.E M. Macky Sall of emergency coastal protection work in the Langue de Barbarie district of Saint-Louis, Senegal.
The Fisheries and Martitime Affairs Minister Oumar Gueye, Hydraulics Minister and Mayor of Saint-Louis Mansour Faye and Eiffage Senegal's Operations Director Alioune Badiane took part in the ceremony.
 

The work will be carried out on 3.5 km of coast between Guet-Ndar and Gokhou-Mbathie.
This 5.7M€ project led by Eiffage will protect local people from the effects of coastal erosion.