KMC ignores youth project offering waste solution, turn Bakoteh dumpsite into Green Park

By Sanna Camara Back in 2012, a youth-conceived waste management proposed project for the Bakoteh dumpsite has been ignored by the KMC, even though it sought to provide a sustainable solution and proposes a green park at the site instead. Leadership for Environment and sustainable Development (LEAD) is a global youth network of mid-career professionals… Continue reading KMC ignores youth project offering waste solution, turn Bakoteh dumpsite into Green Park

Gambia/Senegal: Travelers route 1000km around Gambia amidst border stand-off

By Sanna Camara   A few weeks into the border closure between Senegal and Gambia, passengers travelling between Southern Senegal to Dakar via TransGambia Highway are now left with no choice but to route over a thousand kilometers around the Gambia. The economically-important road “provides the most important connection between the two parts of Senegal,”… Continue reading Gambia/Senegal: Travelers route 1000km around Gambia amidst border stand-off