Senegal - Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, Directorate of Environment and Classifieds (Ministère de L'Environnement et du Développement Durable, Direction de L'Environnement et des Etablissements Classés), Republic of Senegal

Address: Parc Forestier de Hann, Route des Peres Maristes BP:6757 Dakar Etoile, Sénégal


Region of Activities: West Africa

Type: Ministry

Founded: 1973

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

Among others, the Ministry is in charge of climate change policy development and of projects on thermal regulation in buildings. Specifically, the latter concerns two projects on reducing greenhouse gas emissions through energy efficiency in the buildings and construction sector and through technology transfer in the form of typha-based building materials to improve energy efficiency.

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Climate change policy development and projects on thermal regulation in buildings.