Field trip

A field trip will be carried out throughan aspiring Geopark that consists of numerous estuaries and rocky cliffs such as “Cap de Naze”, “Cap Rouge”, “Ngazobil”, “Bandia, Somone and Popenguine reserves", Saloum estuary...This region is one of the major touristic sites in Senegal with its beautiful beaches and lagoons. Local populationsare mainly Lebus and Sereer that are living from traditional fishing and agriculture.

During the field trip, a visit will be paid to the Senghor’s house -the first Senegalese president - and Fadiouth ShellIsland.

Download the first circular -9th CAAWG-
The "Geodynamics, Geo-education and Geoheritage Research Group" of the Geology Department, Faculty of Sciences, El Jadida (Morocco) in collaboration with the Arabian Geosciences Union (ArabGU), the African Association of Women in Geosciences (AAWG) and the African Geoparks nd th Network (AGN) organize a jointly the 2 ArabGU International Conference (AIC2), the 9 AAWG rd Conference (CAAWG9) and the 3 International Conference on Geoparks in Africa and Middle- East (ICGAME3). This joint congress is hosted by the Faculty of Sciences, Chouaïb Doukkali University, El Jadida (Morocco).

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