Following the liberalization of the telecommunications sector, the operation of telecommunications networks was granted to private operators who are licensed to operate telecommunications networks open to the public. The State of Senegal, in order to continue to fulfill its public service mission and to avoid the exclusion of certain categories of users or geographically distant areas which are economically unprofitable, introduced the notion of universal access / service through Law n ° 2001-15 bearing the Telecommunications Code.
Universal service is a dynamic and evolving concept, periodically revised to take account of technological advances, changes in markets and the needs and uses of consumers.
The objective of the Fund is to guarantee a minimum of the following services:
How to increase the reputation of the Fund while mobilizing around its main mission?
A responsive design website, aligned with international standards, launched on 17 May 2016 on the occasion of the celebration of the World Telecommunication Day at ARTP. It features several features such as: