Upper Saloum District
Where: Panchang is a group of small villages situated on the north bank of the river in the Central River Region.The main ethnic group is the Wolof people. Every Saturday, there is a weekly market where people come from all over the area.
What: A small Learning Centre has been established in one of the villages (Panchang Maka Gui). This provides a place for school students to come and study and get help with their education. The vision is to establish smaller centres in other villages to be run by the local people.
Who? At present, one single lady is the only person in Panchang. She is currently establishing relationships with the local people. She would like to be supported by short term workers.