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The celebration also marked the opening of the science lab. The lab has been painted, secured, and is ready to go! We shipped 300 lbs of equipment, including 30 microscopes that are going through customs clearance in Dakar right now! Info about Senegal Senegal is on the western-most tip of Africa with a population of 14 million people.
Check back soon for updates on the girls as they make it through the year and as the projects for next year begin! We sent $2,000 of the science teachers to purchase the remaining lab needs that are avai View More Lycee Malick Sy is among the largest high schools in Senegal. With a 39.3% national literacy rate (29.2% for girls), this project is one that can have great impact. French colonization ended in 1960, and the country is now a republic.
Saturday's event organised by Ndao's SENEcole project attracted 250 children, boys and girls, aged between 11 and 19."There's not a lot of them, but when there are they are typically top of the class," he said of girls studying Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects."In order for any country to be sustainably developed, you have to really work on science and engineering," he added, but Senegal's brightest minds tend to undertake studies abroad lured by hopes of higher salaries and better lifestyles.