Documentation of Endangered Traditional Knowledge of Dahomey

This project involves the documentation and dissemination of traditional folktales in English and in their original languages to raise awareness and preserve the tales for future generations.

Griots, or storytellers, are important bearers of the history and traditions of the Dahomey region. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details

Location: Benin, Western Africa, Africa Organiser(s): Three Sisters Education Fund Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $43,879 (USD) Commencement Date: 10/2019 Project Status: Completed
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