Constitution of Senegal

Resource Type: Constitution
Year:  2001
Cette constitution est disponible en français. This constitution is available in French.
An English summary of this constitution is available from the Centre for Human Rights.
Resource Type: Senegal Standing Orders
Ce document est disponible en français. This document is available in French.
Senegal Country Report
Publication type: Country Reports
Year:  2012
Author(s):  Ismaila Fall
Senegal is the westernmost country in Africa. Covering an area of ​​196,722 square kilometers, it has an estimated population of 12,171,265 people. It is a country whose long democratic tradition dates back to colonial times. Continuing to operate within the framework established by the 1958 French constitution, in 1960 independent Senegal carried on its democratic experience.