Senegal: Sustainable Development in Ecovillages

Nina Dawe
284 N Pleasant St
Amherst, MA  1002
Int'l Phone: 413-259 0025
Africa, South of the Sahara: Senegal: Dakar

Host Inst.: EcoYoff Ecovillage

Dates: About Dec 28-Jan 17

Subject: Community service projects, Contemporary issues, Development studies, Ecology and environmental studies, French language, Interdisciplinary studies, Internships, Student teaching, Sustainable development, West African studies, Wolof language

Level: Precoll, Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Adults
Requires: 2.50 GPA
Age Min: 17
Age Average: 20

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 4
Grad Credit: Avail
Transfer Credit Through: Univ of Massachusetts Amherst
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: $2,800
Cost Include: all meals, excursions, housing included, tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $2,500 to $5,000 not incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Internship, Lang study, Lecture, Practical training, Seminar, Student teaching format, Study tour, Volunteer svc, Workshop
Students: intl

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays, residence halls

Deadline: Rolling admissions, Oct. 31

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2003
In Coop With: Univ of Massachusetts Amherst
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Misc: Travel to five Senegalese ecovillages to learn how to create cooperative lifestyles in harmony with
Financial Aid: scholarships