Senegal In-country Work

News and Events


LEAP Modeling workshop of the Energy transition core group in Senegal

This was a crucial step for the members of the Energy Transition Core Group, gathered at the Hotel Les Amaryllis (Saly) for an intensive training session on the LEAP energy modeling tool ( Low Emission Analysis Platform).

Some key points to remember at the end of the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP 28)

COP28, held from 30 November to 12 December 2023 in Dubai, proved to be a pivotal moment in the global fight against climate change…

In-country work since


Key areas of work

  • Net Zero & Long-Term planning
  • Development & Climate interface
  • Energy systems modelling
  • Macroeconomic modelling
  • Power sector
  • Oil&Gas sector
  • Transport sector
  • Industrial Sector
  • Residential Sector
  • AFOLU sector

Key in-country partners

Abdou Khadre Dieylani Diop
Cheikh Abdou Khadre Dieylani Diop

Enda Energie
Samba Fall
Head of Climate and Systemic Transition
ENDA Energie
Sécou Sarr
Executive Secretary
ENDA Tiers Monde
Emmanuel Seck
ENDA Energie



Latest DDP Scenario


Contributions to policy processes

DDP Senegal has contributed to:

  • The project was able to provide information regarding possible renewable energy targets to the JETP negotiations, thereby contributing to the conclusion of the JETP agreement with an ambitious target for renewable energy development in the country.
  • The project is currently providing inputs to the drafting of the Long-Term Vision in Senegal, via a process to bring together a wide range of stakeholders to design this long term development vision. The team at ENDA also work in close cooperation with the government around the elaboration of the LTV itself, via a project financed by the 2050 Platform.

Key projects

  • DDP Africa

Key in-country collaborations

  • Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, Senegal
  • Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, Senegal
  • Ministère de l’Agriculture et de l’Equipement Rural
  • Ministère de l’industrie et des Petites et Moyennes Entreprises
  • Ministère des Infrastructures, des Transports et du Désenclavement
  • Ministère du Développement communautaire, de la Solidarité nationale et de l’Équité sociale et territoriale
  • Ministère de l’eau et de l’Assainissement
  • Ministère de l’Economie, du Plan et de la Coopération
  • Ministère du Finance et du Budget
  • Direction de l’Environnement et des Établissements Classés 
  • Université Cheikh Anta DIOP de Dakar
  • Institut Sénégalais de Recherche Agricole – Bureau d’Analyse Macro Économique (ISRA-BAME)
  • Conseil Exécutif des Transports Urbains de Durable (CETUD)
  • Agence de l’Economie et de Maîtrise de l’Energie (AEME)
  • Direction de Redéploiement Industriel
  • Collectivités territoriales (Association des Maires du Sénégal)
  • Conseil Patronal des Énergies Renouvelables du Sénégal (COPÈRES)  
  • Programme des Nations Unies pour le Développement
  • Coopération Allemande de Développement (GIZ)
  • Organisation des Nations Unies pour le Développement Industriel
  • Comité National sur le Changement Climatique
  • ENDA Pronat
  • Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale
  • Conseil National de Concertation et de Coopération des Ruraux Union des Prestataires des Industriels et des Commerçants du Sénégal (UPIC)

Past and ongoing projects

  1. Report (September 2021): Analysis of current ambition level in Senegal
  2. Article on Climate Home News (June, 2023): Senegal shows African countries are not passive beneficiaries of finance
  3. Article on Carbon Brief (September, 2023): Behind the scenes of Senegal’s ‘Just Energy Transition Partnership’