Audience with the President of the Republic of Senegal, H.E. Macky Sall

Together with UNESCO Special Ambassador Dr  Ute Ohoven, Ms Claudia Jerger, Vice President of the YOU Foundation-Education for Children in Need (Düsseldorf), Dr Robert Omagbemi of ZF Friedrichshafen (Germany) and HOPE’87-Senegal Country Representative Boubacar Mané, the HOPE’87 Secretary General, Mr Robert Ottitsch, was invited twice to attend an audience with the President of the Republic of Senegal, H.E. Macky Sall.

During these meetings many issues were discussed like the new urban development program in Dakar „Restructering the slum of Baraka“ („Restructuration du Quartier Baraka“).

This action is planned in cooperation with the Senegalese Ministère du Renouveau Urbain, de l’Habitat et du Cadre de Vie, the Federation of German Architects (Bund Deutscher Architekten/BDA), the YOU Foundation-Education for Children in Need and Orascom Housing Communities.

Other points on the agenda incuded a detailed information for the State President on the inauguration of the C.E.M. in Medina Cherif, other projects succesfully implemented by HOPE’87 and the YOU Foundation in Senegal and the ratification of an „Accord de Siège“ between the Republic of Senegal and HOPE’87.