Senegal’s government committed to building a better future for its population
Senegal’s urban population is growing at a rapid rate, therefore creating an exponential need for new and affordable housing.
The country’s urban population will rise from 42.5 per cent in 2011 to 61.4 per cent in 2050. Senegal’s capital city, Dakar, is increasing by 130,100 inhabitants annually. It is expected to grow from 3,035,000 inhabitants in 2011, up to 5,064,000 inhabitants in 2025. The government through the Plan Senegal Emergent has put in the place the following plans and strategies to solve these issues:
Planned and ongoing projects include: