Relations between the EU and Senegal are based on political dialogue under the Cotonou Agreementrelating to development aid and trade. A partnership agreement on sustainable fishing was signed in November 2014.
The EU has also sent delegations to observe recent elections in Senegal:
Provided through the European Development Fund (EDF) mainly for:
Senegal's overall allocation under the 11th EDF is EUR 347 million for the period 2014-20
Senegal also receives support from regional, Intra-ACP and issue-specific programmes, as well as EU humanitarian aid in order to deal with the consequences of the Sahel food crisis.