Fondacio in Sô-Zounko Benin
SÔ-ZOUNKO, a lake dwelling is being transformed to strengthen the self-management of the population and the empowerment of Fondacio's projects on the lake. Actions that concern both young people and adults Sô-Zounko is one of the lake cities of Benin that is part of the commune of Sô-ava on the shores of Lake Nokoué, about ten kilometres north of Cotonou. The population of Sô-Zounko is estimated at 15,650 inhabitants in 2014, 70% of whom live from fishing. Fondacio has been present in Sô-Zounko since 2003 and has developed literacy projects for adult women and men, craftsmen and fishermen, and tutoring for young students, as well as a library.