June 28, 2010


June 24, 2010


June 21, 2010

ONG Khaima des petits

This small kindergarten has been opened by a French lady to be used by all the neighborhood kids that live in wooden shacks. Kids are given breakfast and lunch and a Doctor comes once a month to check them up. 

June 18, 2010

Sansara et Seleka

Sansara is the name given in Mauritania for the person that will look for something for you, like a car or a house. El Hassan, in the right, is helping us finding a new home and is someone really nice to work with.

June 12, 2010


June 03, 2010

demonstration for the people of Gaza

Small demonstration today in Nouakchott in support of the people of Gaza. Tomorrow an official one will take place after Friday prayers and thousands are expected to attend.

I met during the march the Mauritanian diva Malouma Mint Meidah and walked a part of it with her.
More sketches and the full story at urbansketchers