Village of Nanga, Garbakoira, Mali

VILLAGE: Nanga
COMMUNE: Garbakoira
CERCLE: Dire
GENERAL LOCATION: Along the banks of the Niger River not far from the village of Koriome
POPULATION: 650
STUDENTS (ages 6-12 years): 110
ETHNICITIES/LANGUAGES: Tamashek, Songhay, Bozo
VILLAGE HISTORY: Village comprised of a number of nomadic communities including Bozo fisherman and Peul cattle-herders
LIVELIHOODS: Fishing, Agriculture and animal herding
CTC INTERVENTION: Built 3-room cement school in 2018-19, provided operational support, implemented Female Adult Literacy Program