A Step Forward
The project of this Italian non-profit organisation, founded by Roberto Lori, is located circa two hours drive North of the capital city of Dakar in Senegal.
On the grounds of a former agricultural centre a new multi-purpose centre has been created for the purpose of giving vocational education to street kids, orphans and children from the local Koran schools.
An oven was built for the purpose of making breads and cakes. Courses are held to train the youth as bakers and pastry chefs. There are pottery courses, and laboratories how to make soap, toothpaste and other similar items. A section of the land is being cultivated in order to teach sustainable methods of agriculture, water conservation, etc.