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Senegal – Kaffrine 8

Kaffrine 8

About the Project

The wild success of Kaffrine 3, based in Nganda, spurred Trees for the Future to start an additional project just to the West of Nganda near the Ndankou Forest. Nganda is a small town 25 kilometers South of Kaffrine and gets slightly more rain than their neighbors to the North.

General Information

Year Started:

2019

# of Farmers in Project:

293

% of Farmers by Gender

76.8% Male, 23.1% Female

Current Project Phase:

Protection

Kaffrine 8 at a Glance

1,172,000


Total Trees to be Planted

3,516


Total People Helped

Meet the Kaffrine 8 Staff

Mamadou Aïdara

Lead Technician - Kaffrine 8
Mamadou is from Mbambara where where he attended school. He spent time at the CEM of Birkelane until 2012 before returning home to breed livestock. He joined the Trees for the Future team in May 2017.

Fatoumata Diédhiou

Country Coordinator - Senegal
After attending university, Fatoumata joined Trees for the Future as a trainee in monitoring and evaluation. She soon became an Assistant Coordinator before becoming Senegal Country Coordinator in 2019. She manages Forest Garden projects, project farmers, women's savings groups, and various special projects.

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