The project preparation was led by Carla ZICKFELD in collaboration with Aliou SALL.
Both are founding members and vice presidents of Mundus maris.
Stefan KARKOW ensured photos and video coverage, unless indicated otherwise in the text.
Discovering the living space of the people involved:
To be able to give impulses for learning in the float of life, the initiator of this project should first of all have the opportunity to immerse herself in the living space of the region where the initial approach will be developed in the interaction with the people who should be involved with the project: Students and teachers, artists, musicians, writers or story tellers, scientists, fishermen and women.
The first Immersion in Senegal: 4 - 19 June 2010
A short background information on the fisheries and ecosystem situation in Senegal and wider West Africa is available here (general public brochure summarising the results of a major scientific conference).