3, 2, 1
3 months - staying in Abene, in Senegal, West Africa. Living in the local community, with no mod cons!
2 languages to learn - French and Mandinka.
1 project - in collaboration with the local community
"This journal that Christina kept during her stay in Abene is both an interesting peek into this tiny rural community in Senegal and a fascinating insight into the work involved setting up a sustainable community charity such as Abene Karantaa."
Edited by journalist and Abene Karantaa trustee Desmond Davies, with photographs by Christina Ballard and introduction by founding Abene Karantaa trustee Rachel Coleshill.