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SAM SAM FESTIVAL - CUNIT 2019

Hosted by the Consul of the Barcelona Changemakers Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 15 Aug 18:00 - Sun 18 Aug 13:00

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Sam Sam Festival is a solidarity and non-profit festival to collect funds for an educational project carried out at the Kalasans school in the Senegalese neighborhood of Sam Sam, in Dakar. In Protected content , the festival will feature the performance of Iseo & Dodosound, Shotta, Itaca Band and Rapsusklei, among others. Sam Sam Festival aims to create a space that fosters culture and awareness of the solidarity to people with fewer resources, as well as a space for social transformation with music.

THE SAM SAM III NEIGHBORHOOD AND THE Kalasan SCHOOL

Sam Sam III is a neighborhood of Pikine, at the outskirts of Dakar. It is estimated that 12,500 people live therein, although it is difficult to calculate, since the population does not stop growing. It is a neighborhood called, in urban planning terms, spontaneous and without a management plan. Due to this type of construction, many of the streets are narrow, hindering or paralyzing the circulation of public transport, which excludes even more population.

Programming Sam Sam Festival Protected content
Date: 08/15/2019
Morodo, The Sey Sisters + Iseo & Dodosound + other

Date: 08/16/2019
Shotta + Rapsusklei + Little Pepe + others

Date: 08/17/2019
Itaca Band + Cultrum + Monka + others

Laura Morales
Activity Host