7222-02. EA and Mining Governance in Senegal

At the Ministry of Mines and Geology of Senegal, the Directorate of Control and Surveillance of Mining Operations (DCSOM) is responsible for control and environmental and social monitoring of mining projects. It aims to develop a strategy to this end. It also implements a project to rehabilitate abandoned quarries. In this context, DCSOM requested technical support from the NCEA regarding environmental and social assessments and follow-up. To this end, a multi-annual MoU was signed in April 2022.   

Parties involved

Members of the working group


Technical secretary: Gwen van Boven

Further details

Country: Senegal


Last modified: 13 Sep 2022