Maison de la Gare

Maison de la Gare's mission is to achieve integration of the begging talibe street children into formal schooling and productive participation in Senegalese society. Tens of thousands of talibe children beg on the streets of Senegal for 6 to 10 hours each day for their food and for money to give the "teacher" or Marabout who controls them. They live in unconscionable conditions in "daaras", without access to running water, rudimentary hygiene or nurture, often without shelter and subject to severe abuse. Human Rights Watch published a widely distributed description of this situation in 2010, "Off the Backs of the Children". Maison de la Gare is acting with t...
Maison de la Gare welcome centre, Balacos, Sor
Avenue General de gaulle, St Louis, Senegal
(16.02406, -16.49275)
Maison de la Gare's center in Saint Louis
Avenue General de gaulle, Saint-Louis, Senegal
(16.02392, -16.49266)
Maison de la Gare's center in Saint Louis, Senegal
Avenue General de gaulle, St Louis, Senegal
(16.02431, -16.49287)
Maison de la Gare's centre for talibe street children
Avenue General de gaulle, Saint Louis, Senegal
(16.02403, -16.49254)
Maison de la Gare's centre in Saint Louis, Senegal
Avenue General de gaulle, St Louis, Senegal
(16.02404, -16.49267)
Maison de la Gare's centre in Sor, Saint Louis, Senegal
Avenue General de gaulle, St Louis, Senegal
(16.02371, -16.49262)
Route du Cimetiere, Saint Louis, Senegal
(16.02456, -16.49151)
The sandy lot that serves as a soccer pitch
Route du Cimetiere, Saint-Louis, Senegal
(16.02415, -16.48952)

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