Desertification in Senegal image (Consequences (Economic, Environmental,…
Desertification in Senegal
Place (background, geographic context):
Senegal as an emitter
HDI: 0.51 (2017)
GDP per capita PPP: $1410
Life expectancy: 67.4
Infant mortality rate: 31.8
Fertility rate: 4.7
Adult literacy rate: 52%
Causes and acceleration of desertification (explain processes)
What is the contribution of conflict to desertification?
Managing desertification in Senegal
Strategy 1 - outline: Green Wall Initiative
Who is implementing?
What is the strategy?
Why is it being implemented?
How does the strategy work?
Strategy 2: Local afforestation
Strategy 3: Agricultural adaptation