“Jahkarlo” means in Wolof “face to face” and reflects our association’s ethos to work with our partners on an equal footing and look the pressing issues we tackle straight into the face.
Since its foundation Jahkarlo has been committed to the realization of a wide range of development cooperation projects. in the fields of environmental protection , agro-ecological education, artistic and cultural preservation, the promotion of craftmanship, and responsible and solidarity tourism .
A space to develop and promote the philosophy of permaculture and sustainable farming. Trainings, workshops, awareness meetings on the preservation of the environment and ecological agriculture, are all activities related to this space.
Composed of the large amphitheater, a space of 500 square meters designed to host events of national and international importance; administrative offices; from a recording studio to support young artists; from multipurpose rooms to develop artistic paths, cultural exchanges, specific trainings, exhibitions.
A space composed of an accommodation facility built in harmony with the environment that surrounds it, with a capacity of 25/30 people. It will be the place for visitors: tourists, interns, associates, friends, etc. – all those who from near or far want to collaborate with the JAHKARLO association.
A small shop directly attached to the other parts of the center where ecological farmers can sell their local produce, and artisans display and sell their handicrafts and art pieces.