The mission of the Sonatel Corporate Foundation, created in 2002, is to contribute to the economic, social and cultural development of Senegal. The foundation invests in humanitarian activities and in raising awareness in the fields of health, education and culture in order to improve the well-being of people who are experiencing difficulties (deprived children, people with disabilities, uneducated girls and the elderly).




Examples of supported projects

4 projects found

  • Solidarity FabLabs: the FABLAVA project

    Officially launched at the start of 2014, the Bratislava FabLab became fully active 10 months later. Since then the FabLab has been working to develop its community and offers introductory workshops and training for the uninitiated and young people in particular....
  • Solidarity FabLabs: the Defko Ak Niep project

    In Senegal, the Ker Thiossane association has been managing a digital space in Dakar for more than 10 years. Now it is offering a FabLab named Defko Ak Yen (do it yourself), to encourage practical activity over consumption. Project title: Defka Ak Niep...
  • Operations funded for five underprivileged children with heart defects

    Since 2005, in African countries where Orange operates, we have been working to improve the health of children under 5 and mothers in difficulty. With the support of the Orange Foundation, the association ‘Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque Enfants du Monde’ (heart surgery...
  • gender equality programme in the schools of six regions of Senegal

    Since 2000, thanks to the combined efforts of the government, private sponsors and other partners, the number of girls attending school has increased considerably. However, young Senegalese girls still face many financial and cultural obstacles that hinder their...