PROMETRA International Headquarters

Located in Dakar, Senegal, PROMETRA headquarters contains a large conference center that user for simultaneous translations.  With the capacity to hold 60 it also has video and audio capabilities. In addition, there are also offices, workstations and guest suites all with Wi-Fi and access to a copy center. Furthermore, there are specific office and areas for communications including  REJOMETRA, a network of trained journalists and media specialists.  PROMETRA has a community radio station, METRAF FM, which has a broadcast area of Dakar region.

Clinical observational studies are conducted at the Center for Experimental Traditional Medicine (CEMETRA) located in Fatick, Senegal. CEMETRA is a regional center of excellence where all studies performed under the supervision of an international Scientific and Legal Advisory Committee composed of international scientists, academicians. lawyers, patients and traditional practitioners. CEMETRA boasts the fourth best equipped laboratory in the Republic of Senegal.

PROMETRA Uganda is working with the “Buyijja Forest School” in the Ugandan District of Mpigi to improve healthcare for rural populations and protect forests. The objective is to reduce poverty and improve the living conditions of people living in the Buwama district of Uganda by strengthening traditional healthcare and expanding the use of ecological methods of cultivation. Those seeking to train as natural healers attend weekly courses on how to recognize common diseases and treat them with herbal medicines.

PROMETRA  has over twenty chapters in Africa, Europe, the Caribbean and USA. All chapters are officially recognized by their governments and maintain a national and regional partnership network that includes government ministries, academic partners, civil society organizations and grass root organizations.