Cooperation and proximity

Cooperation and proximity

Cooperation and Proximity During these four weeks, in Ziguinchor I had the opportunity to know a new context of intervention, activities, dynamics and methodologies used to share knowledge with different elements of the Team. The organisation Futur Au Present has...
The meaning of education

The meaning of education

The meaning of education We use to divide our lives and careers along criteria such as “success” and “failure”. We take them as absolutes, without questions. As well as absolute are degree grades, pay-cheques and so on, leaving these numbers to define ourselves as...
Teamwork

Teamwork

In the last years I’ve had the privilege of working with different people in different contexts and different areas. These experiences have allowed me to evolve and learn to do other things in different ways, as well as to give a new look to what we are doing. During...
The sense of community

The sense of community

The most common factor in Senegal (and I’d say in Africa as a whole) is that everybody takes care of everybody. From a simple “ça va?”, repeated over and over, to the division of food, of work tasks or whatever, everyone knows they’re part of a...
Abdul

Abdul

In this distant country every day we hear different stories of survival and determination, carried out by Small/Big Heroes. In this article I want to tell you about a five-year-old boy named Abdul, who may have the opportunity to change the course of his life and...
The power of empathy

The power of empathy

But what Future au Present (FAP) exactly do in their centres? The biggest amount of time is spent in school support: children repeat what they studied in the morning, both in the classic way (with blackboards, books and notebooks) as well as with games. When study...