SENEGAL / The legendary cruise of the “Bou”

Going up the Senegal River from Saint-Louis to Podor is like going back in time. A plunge into the history of a country and its river. Built in the 1950s, the Bou El Mogdad sums up, in itself, the pride of its people. A legendary cruise!

Feature : Patrick Forget


CIVIL SECURITY / Canine fire fighters, top rescuers

In France, specially-trained dogs have been searching for people buried under avalanches for the past twenty years. They are amazingly efficient in finding anybody stuck under rocks and snow, and these bloodhound are now famous for their exploits.
Text : Hugues Demeude - Photos : Patrick Forget, Stéphane Gautier