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Culture holds an important place on Senegal’s agenda and has for many decades. Africalia works in partnership with one local organisations: FESFOP. FESFOP develops responsible tourism and sees culture as a factor of development in the region. It does so by capitalising on the local cultural and human resources.

FESFOP (Festival International de Folklore et de Percussion)

Under the name FESFOP, we find the annual Folklore and Percussion Festival but also series of ongoing sociocultural activities. Established in Louga, the association works to make culture accessible to all inhabitants of the region; strengthen cultural identity; promote cultural exchange, artists and their creations; and finally, the decentralisation of cultural action. Read more