Terres en Mêlées

Terres En Mêlées


  • Headquarters address: 23 rue de Castelnaudary 31500 Toulouse (TEM France)
  • Type: NGO.
  • Place of intervention: Burkina Faso, Togo.
  • Contact: Pierre Gony – Founder / Managing Director
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  • Name of the program: ALAFIA
  • Summary: ALAFIA, which means “peace”, is a joint project carried out jointly by Terres En Mêlées Burkina and Togo en Mêlées, two associations belonging to the network of Terres en Mêlées’ associations.
  • Objective: Contribute to the achievement of the SDGs through the promotion of peace among Burkinabe and Togolese youth through education through sport.
  • SDGs:
    – Good health and well-being (SDG 3);
    – Quality education (SDG 4);
    – Gender equality (SDG 5).
  • Specific objectives: Provide access to quality physical education activities; Promote favorable attitudes for living together, citizenship and gender equality; Reach at least 50% of young girls beneficiaries; Build the capacities of local educational teams and school teachers involved; Promote social cohesion between beneficiaries from urban and rural areas.
  • Context: Security challenge and traditional socio-political problems (electoral violence, religious conflicts …). In this context, Terres en Mêlées attempts to design and use educational and inclusive sport tools to promote the values ​​of living together, gender equality, respect for others and social cohesion.

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Key figures

Alafia Togo Program

  • 2 schools
  • 12 rugby schools
  • 43 animators (33% women)
  • 1500 children (50% girls)

Alafia Burkina Faso Program

  • 12 schools
  • 30 animators (33% women)
  • 1500 children (50% girls)