Corruption scandals and violations of human rights dominated the political discourse. Debates on constitutional reform, particularly the reduction of the presidential term, and the forthcoming presidential elections resulted in infighting between and within political parties. In foreign affairs, Sall continued Senegal’s role as a major regional actor in a number of fields such as terrorism and migration.
Senegal (Vol 12, 2015)(4,406 words)
Cite this pageBouilly, Emmanuelle and Brossier, Marie, “Senegal (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 22 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0017>
First published online: 2016
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