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Community Centre Built in Senegal
On March 25, 2022, the Ibrahim Khalilullah Community Center, sponsored by LIFE, opened in Malicounda Bambara, in Mbour. The center's floor plan was expanded by 96 square meters with restrooms and wudu (prayer) areas built to accommodate more members of the community. The center will serve a community of more than 1,500 people.
Education opens gateways for young people in Senegal
In close partnership with the traditional Islamic community of Medina Gounass and its religious leaders, FHI 360’s U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Passerelles team works to build gateways to high-quality, relevant education for girls and other young learners in Senegal. The partnership works with “daaras” (Quranic schools), or informal schools, to formalize education and provide specialized training to teachers, teacher coaches and inspectors, with the goal of creating safer and engaging learning environments that motivate students to advance in their studies. Learn more.
The FHI 360 team is composed of more than 4,000 professionals who work in over 60 countries around the world. Their diverse technical expertise and deep understanding of local contexts provide a 360-degree perspective that allows the organization to develop effective responses to the world’s toughest human development challenges.
LIFE Distributes Food Baskets to 715 Families in Senegal
From April 4 to April 25, 2022, Life for Relief and Development provided food baskets to 715 families in the areas of Nindy, Grand Yoff, and Sagatta through its Food Basket Distribution Project.