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The Community RISE Circle of Yoff, Dakar

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24 Members

Traditions: African Traditional, Islam Muslim Sufi , Islam, Tribal

Action Area: Community Building, Environment, Health and Social Services, Indigenous Peoples, Interfaith and Intercultural Understanding and Dialogue, Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation, Women, Youth

Region: Africa

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Community RISE Circle of Yoff is a Senegalese-based Spiritual group composed of the Ndeup Tuur priestesses and priests of the guardian spirits of 12 extended family lineages. Some of the objectives of the group are to: Renew historic sacred sites while seeking to undo the negative effects of years of neglect of the tradition, caused by modern historical trends of in recent decades; and strengthen the capacities, confidence and cooperation among indigenous spiritual leaders and healers of the Lebou tradition, in order to benefit from good overall management of this tradition in the modern world. Future plans of Cooperation Circle members include carrying out a work plan for the restoration of sacred sites, replanting of trees, summer camp teaching skills and values to children, creating an official written description of traditions and rituals, offering hospitality and sharing Lebou tradition with partners in the multi-regional RISE Circle Cooperation Circle.

Strengthen the capacities, confidence and cooperation among our own indigenous spiritual leaders and healers

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