Preparing food Notice how women carry their children
Tiébou Dienn: Basically, it is a fish stew mixed with squash, sweet potatoes, okra, tamarind, and different kinds of peppers. People eat this on rice, which has been cooked in fish broth. Is eaten in communal plates using your right hand
Senegalese children carrying things on their heads
In the town of Malicounda Bambara, population of around 3,000, a large crowd gathered on 5 August to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the day that the community publicly stated its commitment to abolish female genital mutilation (FGM) .
The declaration, which was officially made on July 31, 1997, made headlines around the world.