Wassu Kafo Gambia

Wassu Gambia Kafo (WGK) is a non-profit civil society organization, created to contribute to the improvement of the quality of life of the Gambian population through international cooperation projects in health and education.

Motivated by research in the field, the intervention of WGK is located in The Gambia and Spain (Catalonia), incorporating the dynamics of migration in their approach to subsaharian realities.

The objectives of Wassu Gambia Kafo are:
  • Promote and support applied research to improve the health and education of the Gambian population.
  • Establish and strengthen personal and institutional bonds of cooperation between Spain and Gambia, to meet the reality of the gambians in origin and migrant destinations.
  • Contribute to the training of local professionals for the prevention of harmful traditional practices (HTP), including female genital mutilation (FGM).