SaDunya project (SaDunya means your world in Wolof) is aiming to give a voice and to spotlight people who change the world, one action at a time, thanks to their commitment, their humanity and their strong desire to inspire others to do the same, in their own way. Created in 2011 by SyllaDesign (SyllaDesign), multimedia communication studio, and its partner notedutraducteur (NoteDuTraducteur), translation and proofreading company, SaDunya is a unique and creative initiative centered on the human potential, and whose purpose is to inspire the members of local and international communities...
Bilingual and without borders, SaDunya project is free from any political, confessional or ideological adherence. At his heart, a family of Senegalese dolls who travels the world looking for true stories to share. Whereas in Dakar, Kingston (ON), Nancy, Lausanne, Montreal, Indiana or any other places, the dolls Mamie, Abby, Doggy, Assane and Fatoumata Ndiaye produce reports born from human and authentic encounters.
Photo by Julien Mabillard Lausanne, Switzerland
Thanks to an international presence and an ever growing following, the website SaDunya.org, as well as the SaDunya facebook page and YouTube channel, give strong visibility to authentic people, events and businesses through an innovative and creative approach.Moreover, the support SaDunya receives from businesses and online community members allows financing of social and educational initiatives like cleaning polluted beaches or developing schools.
Julien Mabillard, Photographer
Official photographer for the SaDunya project