SENEGAL

Region   Western Africa
UN membership date   28-Sep-60
Population (000, 2018)  16 294a
Surface area (km2)  196 712b,c
Capital city   Dakar
National currency  CFA Franc, BCEAO (XOF)d


Weapons of Mass Destruction

International Instruments
Entry into force 
Signed
Ratified
Acceded
CTBT: Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty  

26/09/1996 09/06/1999  
Convention on Nuclear Safety  
24/03/2009
     24/12/2008
Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material  03/12/2003
 

 03/11/2003
Environmental Modification Convention: Convention on the Prohibition of Military or any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques        

Biological Weapons Convention: Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction
 
 10/04/1972  26/03/1975  
Chemical Weapons Convention: Convention on the Prohibition of the Development,Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on their Destruction 19/08/1998  13/01/1993  20/07/1998  
Nuclear Terrorism Convention: International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism  
 
21/09/2005
   
1925 Geneva Protocol: Protocol for the Prohibition of the Use in War of Asphyxiating, Poisonous or Other Gases, and of Bacteriological Methods of Warfare       15/06/1977
Partial Test Ban Treaty: Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons Tests in the Atmosphere, in Outer Space and Under Water  06/05/1964  23/09/1963  06/05/1964  
Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons  

01/07/1968  15/01/1971  
Sea-bed Treaty: Treaty on the Prohibition of the Emplacement of Nuclear Weapons and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction on the Sea-Bed and the Ocean Floorand in the Subsoil Thereof    17/03/1971    
Treaty relating to the Use of Submarines and Noxious Gases in Warfare  

     
         
Regional Instruments
Entry into force
Signed
Ratified
Acceded
         
 Treaty of Pelindaba: African Nuclear Weapon Free Zone Treaty    11/04/1996 25/10/2006  

         

 

Conventional weapons

International Instruments
Entry into force 
Signed
Ratified
Acceded
Arms Trade Treaty (ATT)  24/12/2014 03/06/2013  25/09/2014  
Convention on Cluster Munitions   03/12/2008

 03/08/2011  
CCW: Convention On Prohibitions Or Restrictions On The Use Of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed To Be Excessively Injurious Or To Have Indiscriminate Effects (With Protocols I, Ii And Iii)        29/11/1999
CCW Protocol II: Protocol on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Mines, BoobyTraps and Other Devices    

   29/11/1999
CCW Protocol V: Protocol on Explosive Remnants of War to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons which may be deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to have Indiscriminate Effects        06/11/2008
Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention: Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on their Destruction 01/03/1999 03/12/1997 24/09/1998  
Firearms Protocol: Protocol against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components and Ammunition    17/01/2002  07/04/2006  
Treaty relating to the Use of Submarines and Noxious Gases in Warfare    

   
         
Regional Instruments
Entry into force
 
Signed 
 
Ratified 
 
 Acceded
ECOWAS Convention: ECOWAS Convention on the Proliferation of Small Arms and Light Weapons, Their Munitions and Other Related Materials  05/08/2009 14/06/2006 Ratifié  


Statements First Committee UN General Assembly (Disarmament and International Security

Transparency InstrumentsMore Details
   
United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA) http://www.poa-iss.org/Poa13/CountryProfiles/CountryProfileInfo.aspx?CoI=168&pos=1000
International Tracing Instrument: International Instrument to Enable States to Identify and Trace, in a Timely and Reliable Manner, Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons http://www.poa-iss.org/InternationalTracing/InternationalTraicingInfo.aspx?CoI=168&pos=1000
UN Register of Conventional Arms http://www.un-register.org/HeavyWeapons/Index.aspx
Military Expenditures Database http://www.un-arm.org/MilEx/CountryProfile.aspx?CountryId=168
UNSCR 1540- National Reports http://www.un.org/en/sc/1540/national-implementation/national-reports.shtml
UNSCR 1540- National Implementation Action Plans  http://www.un.org/en/sc/1540/national-implementation/national-action-plans.shtml
   
   

 

 Session  Statements
 68e Session(2013)  

https://papersmart.unmeetings.org/media2/432601/senegal.pdf

https://papersmart.unmeetings.org/media2/702974/senegal.pdf
 69e Session (2014)  

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/4652282/senegal-fre-.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/4653477/senegal.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/4653616/senegal.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/4653936/senegal.pdf
 70eSession(2015)  

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/7652420/senegal-fr.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/7653367/senegal-20th-fr.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/7653831/senegal-26th-fr.pdf
 71e Session(2016)

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/7661719/senegal.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/7662310/senegal.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/7662733/debat-thematique-armes-conventionnelles-senegal.pdf
 72e Session(2017)  

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/16153558/statement-by-senegal.pdf

http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/16153972/statement-by-senegal.pdf
 73e Session(2018)  http://statements.unmeetings.org/media2/19408478/senegal.pdf

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